NBC pays Mike Milbury to be opinionated, and it’s easy to wonder sometimes if he gets a scaled bonus depending upon how far he goes over the top.
But Milbury deserves a stick tap for being prescient before Wednesday night’s Bruins-Sabres matchup on the NBC Sports Network and compellingly blunt afterward.
Here is what Milbury had to say about Sabres enforcer John Scott on the pregame show “NHL Live”: “This guy is a goon. It’s bad enough in Buffalo without having this guy on your roster. I don’t know what he’s doing in the league. “ Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.