With an impressive start to the season — a continuation of his playoff dominance from last June — Milan Lucic is making his case for a spot on Team Canada for the Sochi Olympics.
Plus, he’s doing his actual job: contributing to the Bruins at a time when the team needs him because of the inconsistency of other lines and the injury to Loui Eriksson.
“There’s definitely other motivations — I’m not going to lie, that’s definitely one of them,” Lucic said. “Just from being invited to the camp, you hear some rumors that it’s a possibility that you can be on that team. It’s definitely something I think you have to embrace and look forward to.” Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.