BREAKING - The reason Lucic didn't sign with the Bruins biggest rival

Published August 2, 2023 at 3:47 PM

In a significant free agency move, veteran forward Milan Lucic faced a tough choice between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Chicago Blackhawks, both vying for his services.

Despite the tempting opportunities, Lucic made a heartfelt decision to return to the Boston Bruins, the team where he initially made a name for himself.

Lucic opened up about the emotional challenge of joining the Maple Leafs, considering his deep connection with the Bruins' faithful.

While the allure of playing alongside phenom Bedard in Chicago was enticing, the strong pull of his history and memories in Boston proved decisive.

The decision was far from easy for Lucic, who acknowledged his deep emotional ties to the Bruins' fanbase as a significant factor in his choice.

Now, Bruins fans can eagerly anticipate Lucic's return to the black and gold, as he rejoins the team where he left an indelible mark on the franchise.

As the upcoming season approaches, the veteran forward's presence will undoubtedly bring a sense of nostalgia and excitement to the Boston faithful.
August 2   |   217 answers
BREAKING - The reason Lucic didn't sign with the Bruins biggest rival

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