Calgary Flames vs Boston Bruins 3/1/2016

Marchand, layin’ down on the job as always

The Boston Bruins (34-23-6 74pts) take on the Calgary Hamiltons Flames (26-32-4 56pts) tonight at the TD garden, their second match up of the season. Boston begins the final stretch of the season adding Lee Stempniak and John Michael Liles at the deadline. Calgary moved Kris Russel and David Jones at the deadline and acquired Jyrki Jokipakka, Brett Pollock, and Niklas Backstrom. Also Calgary parted ways with Jiri Hudler and Markus Grandlund. Calgary has lost 5 straight games and 2-7-1 in their last 10. Bruins are 6-4-0 in their last 10 and are looking to rebound from the 4-1 beating from Tampa, boy does that all sound familiar huh?
tonight’s Bruins lines according to dailyfaceoff.com
Marchand – Bergeron – Connolly
Eriksson – Krejci – Pastrnak
Beleskey – Spooner – Hayes
Ferraro – Acciari – Stempniak
Chara – Miller
Liles – Seidenberg
Krug – McQuaid
Rask
Gustavsson

Flames
Gaudreau – Monahan – Jooris
Colborne – Backlund – Frolik
Ferland – Bennett – Hathaway
Bouma – Stajan – Bollig
Giordano – Brodie
Engelland – Hamilton
Jokipakka – Nakladal
Hiller
Ramo

What’s on tap tonight!

Lightning @ Bruins Period 1 Game Thread

It’s Trade Deadline Eve. Don’t forget to leave milk and cookies out for Santa Sweeney and be sure to keep the Trade Tracker bookmarked.

As for the task at hand:
It’s a battle for second place tonight as the Bruins take on The Tampa Bay Lightning. Both teams are 6-4-0 in their last ten games.  The Lighting are riding a 5 game win streak with Stamkos scoring in those five games.   Bruins are hoping to improve on their 13-15-3 home record while Tampa has gone 15-12-2 on the road.

BRUINS LINES

FORWARDS

DEFENSE

GOALTENDERS

Rask
Gustavsson

LIGHTNING LINES

FORWARDS
Killorn-Stamkos-Callahan
Palat-Johnson-Kucherov
Paquette-Filppula-Brown
Boyle-Namestnikov-Marchessault

DEFENSE
Hedman-Stralman
Carle-Sustr
Nesterov-Coburn

GOALTENDERS
Bishop
Vasilevskiy

What’s on tap?