Chiarelli & Kessel Speak to the Media
Although Kessel confessed, in a July interview, that he was no closer to signing an extended contract, Chiarelli made his intentions clear.
“[C]ertainly Phil is a player that if it comes to a point where I have to make a move to get him in the mix, I will certainly do that.” [source]
Good news for many Bruins fans. And perhaps another good reason to put an end to speculation.