Tim Thomas will start in goal for the Bruins. He has a 4-0-0 record with a 0.75 goals-against average and a .978 save percentage this season. The lines remain the same for Boston. Here are the combinations:
Bruins coach Claude Julien has mixed and matched his defensive pairings this season, and now with Johnny Boychuk out of the lineup with a fractured left forearm, that trend is likely to continue on the Boston blue line.
Here are the pairings you’ll probably see the most: