Boston, MA --
The Boston Bruins announced today that BostonBruins.com will host their first Rinkside Chat, presented by Covidien, of the 2008-2009 season on Wednesday, February 11 at 3:00 p.m. ET with guest Blake Wheeler.
“Rinkside Chats” is an interactive online feature on BostonBruins.com that gives Bruins fans the opportunity to chat live with Bruins players, coaches and front office staff. These online chats will take place every other Wednesday afternoon from 3:00 p.m. ET – 4:00 p.m. ET for the remainder of the season.
Fans can participate by logging on to BostonBruins.com and clicking on the Rinkside Chats icon. Full transcripts of the chats will be available on the site shortly after they conclude.
BostonBruins.com launched the Rinkside Chats series during the 2007-2008 season. Players including Marc Savard
, Milan Lucic
, Tim Thomas
, Patrice Bergeron
, Aaron Ward, P.J. Axelsson, Shawn Thornton
, and Dennis Wideman all participated last year.
Upcoming Rinkside Chats presented by Covidien schedule (All chats start at 3:00 p.m. ET):Wednesday, February 11: Blake Wheeler
Wednesday, February 25: David Krejci
The Eastern Conference leading Bruins will host the Western Conference leading San Jose Sharks on Tuesday, February 10 at 7:00 p.m. ET.