Bruins D McQuaid out 6-8 weeks with broken thumb

Boston, MA ( – Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid is
expected to miss between six and eight weeks with a broken thumb, the team
announced Wednesday.

McQuaid, 28, suffered the injury during Tuesday’s 2-0 win over St. Louis.

The sixth-year veteran has one goal and one assist in 20 games this season. He
missed time last season with a nagging quad injury.