Tuukka Rask is back with the Boston Bruins, and the Bud Light jokes keep flowing.
The veteran goalie has signed a one-year contract with a $1 million salary cap hit, the team announced Tuesday.
Back in August, Rask told WEEI's The Greg Hill Show that he would be a cheap addition to the Bruins roster when he was ready to return from rehabbing his surgically repaired hip. He also joked that he would play for $250,000 and free Bud Light.
He's going to make more than $250,000 in his return to the Bruins, and we'll have to see about the Bud Light. That said, Bud Light did take the opportunity Tuesday to offer Rask -- in a joking manner, of course -- "a significant amounts of beer" when the following terms are met:
If Rask wins a Stanley Cup as the Bruins' starting goalie, he'll never have to buy another drink in Boston ever again.