Among the many turning points in Wednesday night’s game between the Flyers and Bruins was Zac Rinaldo’s major penalty for charging that earned him a game misconduct and gave the Flyers a five-minute power play.
More importantly, it knocked Sean Couturier out of the game.
Couturier is day-to-day with an upper-body injury, according to GM Ron Hextall. However, there is a big development on Rinaldo’s front from the Department of Player Safety. And it’s surprising.