Bird’s-eye view of chalk talk at morning skate here at @tdgarden. #NHLBruins

Bird’s-eye view of chalk talk at morning skate here at @tdgarden. #NHLBruins

Carl Söderberg rips a shot on goaltender Niklas Svedberg at pregame skate as the #NHLBruins prepare for tonight’s game vs. the Islanders.

Carl Söderberg rips a shot on goaltender Niklas Svedberg at pregame skate as the #NHLBruins prepare for tonight’s game vs. the Islanders.

Two new, yet familiar faces at practice this morning! #NHLBruins

Two new, yet familiar faces at practice this morning! #NHLBruins

Practice jerseys ready to go… #NHLBruins

Practice jerseys ready to go… #NHLBruins

BREAKING: #NHLBruins have signed defenseman Torey Krug and forward Reilly Smith to one-year contracts through the 2014-15 season. Head to BostonBruins.com for the official release.

BREAKING: #NHLBruins have signed defenseman Torey Krug and forward Reilly Smith to one-year contracts through the 2014-15 season. Head to BostonBruins.com for the official release.

Sticks prepped and ready for action tonight in the Motor City. #NHLBruins

Sticks prepped and ready for action tonight in the Motor City. #NHLBruins

Fall fashion. #NHLBruins

Fall fashion. #NHLBruins

Dougie Hamilton and the #NHLBruins have arrived to Joe Louis Arena for pregame skate in Detroit.

Dougie Hamilton and the #NHLBruins have arrived to Joe Louis Arena for pregame skate in Detroit.

A group of #NHLBruins take a knee in between drill work before the team heads to Washington, DC for tonight’s preseason matchup vs. the Caps.

A group of #NHLBruins take a knee in between drill work before the team heads to Washington, DC for tonight’s preseason matchup vs. the Caps.

Malcolm Subban readies himself for a Ben Sexton shot at this morning’s skate at Ristuccia Arena. #NHLBruins

Malcolm Subban readies himself for a Ben Sexton shot at this morning’s skate at Ristuccia Arena. #NHLBruins