WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid is still feeling the effects of a hit from behind that sent him flying head first into the boards during a game against the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night at TD Garden.
The Flyers’ Jody Shelley was suspended two games for his hit on McQuaid at 5:08 of the second period. Shelley received a five-minute penalty and a game misconduct on the play.
Fortunately, McQuaid was able to remain in the game, and was on the practice ice at Ristuccia Arena on Tuesday.
“He’s still a little stiff, but not stiff enough to keep him out of the lineup, or out of a practice,” said Bruins coach Claude Julien. “He still feels the effects of that hit, it’s still there. But
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