The days are ticking down. With Jan. 7 set as the roster deadline for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, there is not much time remaining for Milan Lucic — or any other Team Canada hopeful — to impress the management team that will make the final decisions.
It might be a little too late for Lucic to make a stand for a spot, though. The Bruins left winger started out hot, with seven goals and 13 points in the first 14 games of the season, continuing the production he had started in last season’s playoffs and erasing the memories of his difficult 2012-13 regular season.
But December has not been so kind to him, at least in terms of points. Lucic has just one goal in the month. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.