Hall of Fame defenseman Ray Bourque was arrested and charged with OUI (operating under the influence) after a car accident on Friday, according to outlets including the Boston Globe and CSNNE.com. The accident happened in Andover, Mass. The Boston Globe reports that no one suffered injuries from the two-car crash. Bourque, 55, was released on bail. No other information, including a court date, is available at this time.
During what could be a summer of tough calls, the St. Louis Blues sent Brian Elliott to the Calgary Flames during draft weekend. Depending upon whom you ask, it sounds like they should have been even busier. To be specific, Kevin Shattenkirk and his reps seemed to believe that they were headed out of town. As mentioned on Thursday, it sounds like the Blues are OK with Shattenkirk discussing an extension with a potential trade partner … at least if the price is right. That wasn’t the case yet, as his reps told ESPN’s Craig Custance. Going a little further, Blues GM Doug Armstrong explained why he didn’t pull the trigger on a Shattenkirk deal to ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun. “Maybe my asking price is too