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Milan Lucic excited about prospect of Olympic spot

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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.”

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