You knew Brian Burke wasn’t going to let Kevin Lowe have the last word.
So despite Gary Bettman’s unequivocal comman that bothcombatants in the war of words STFU, Burke has fired off another salvo, including an absurd accusation of tampering.
• The Globe’s Eric Duhatschek on the uneasy truce between the NHL and Russia’s new Continental League.
• Man, they’re lucky he wasn’t home. Thieves broke in and stole Milan Lucic’s Memorial Cup ring from his parents’ house in Vancouver.