Carlyle touches on:
- HBO 24/7 started filming at today's practice.
- Tyler Bozak injury status update.
- Phil Kessel left practice early with a "tweak."
- Joffrey Lupul stormed off the practice rink angrily.
- Jerred Smithson waived.
Tuesday's practice lines with Jerred Smithson in the fold:
// On defence, Gardiner-Franson has been reunited with Gardiner moving back to his natural left, while the returning Mark Fraser joined Paul Ranger on the bottom pair. Gardiner-Franson was the team's second pairing in the playoffs and the tandem was really effective at moving the puck against the Bruins. Franson was playing better defence in the playoffs than he has been in recent games, but his ability to take care of business in the defensive zone and make a D-to-D pass over to Gardiner to orchestrate the breakout seemed to be...
Carlyle takes a question on David Clarkson's first five games, the return of Mark Fraser, his desire for his team to get back to a "workmanlike" effort with less cute play, and some odd questions on hazing in hockey.