Blues @ Bruins: That Period That Shall Not Be Named Game Thread

BACKES BACKES BACKES BACKES!
Bruins are up 1-0 thanks to David Freakin’ Backes. KEEP DOING AWESOME THINGS!

Some fun facts after the first period because I’m all about fun facts tonight:


So, who do we think gets goal 20,001?

Blues @ Bruins: The Game Thread for the Period That Starts the Game.

Tonight the Bruins host the St. Louis Blues, the team David Backes played for for 10 years. Both teams haven’t played since Saturday and both are coming off wins. Blues beat Nashville 3-1 while the Bruins beat the Jets 4-1.

Lines Lines Lines!
Marchand—Bergeron—Nash
Beleskey—Krejci—Backes
Schaller—Spooner—Czarnik
Kuraly—Moore—Hayes

Chara—Carlo
Krug—McQuaid
Morrow—Liles

Rask

Schwartz-Stastny-Perron
Fabbri-Lehtera-Tarasenko
Jaskin-Berglund-Yakupov
Upshall-Brodziak-Reaves

Bouwmeester-Pietrangelo
Gunnarsson-Shattenkirk
Bortuzzo-Parayko

Allen

Some quick injury updates per Bruins Twitter:
-Khudobin will stay with Providence and may play in the game tomorrow.
-Pastrnak is progressing but still day to day.
-Vatrano skated today for the firs time since undergoing foot surgery.

A fun fact from the official Bruins game preview:
The next Bruins goal will be the 20,000th in franchise history (includes shootout deciding goals). They will be the second team to reach that milestone (Montreal).

Who do you think scores the 20,000th goal?

The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly, Vol III: Bruins Hockey from 11/5-11/11/16

Just some more Monday morning musings about our team…

Nice to see there is more under the “good” section now than there is in the “bad”, or the “ugly”.
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