Shawn Thornton is nursing a lower-body injury.
Shawn Thornton was eager to show that he'll protect his teammates this year in Florida by engaging in a pair of fights during Saturday's 4-1 preseason loss against Nashville.
Once it became clear the Boston Bruins wouldn't re-sign Shawn Thornton, Florida became his top choice.
The Florida Panthers have signed Shawn Thornton to a two-year/$2.4 million deal.
Shawn Thornton appreciates Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli did the "classy thing" by letting him know in advance that Boston would not re-sign him this summer.
Shawn Thornton has been informed by the Bruins that they won't be re-signing him.
There is some question as to whether Shawn Thornton will be back in Boston next season.
Shawn Thornton was fined the maximum of $2,820.52 for his unsportsman-like conduct in Game 5.
Shawn Thornton appeared to have sustained a serious right knee injury after he missed a check on P.K. Subban Saturday night.
Shawn Thornton registered an assist and a team-high five hits in Tuesday's win over Detroit.
Shawn Thornton doesn't think players will end up taking it too easy during the Olympic break.
If you are looking for some penalty minutes, you might want to consider starting Shawn Thornton Saturday afternoon against the Oilers.
Shawn Thornton returned from his 15-game suspension on Saturday.
Shawn Thornton will be back in the Boston lineup after sitting out 15 games due to a suspension.