WILMINGTON -- Good morning and Happy Mother's Day from Ristuccia Arena, where the Bruins are practicing on the eve of tomorrow night's potentially series-clinching game five with Philadelphia.
Players have left the ice and Dennis Seidenberg is out skating with assistant coach John Whitesides.
All the healthy parties were here this morning. As for the day to day, no sign of Adam McQuaid. The defenseman has been listed as day to day since leaving the ice early with a lower body injury since Wednesday's win at Philly. The Bruins dressed nine defensemen, including Providence call-ups Andrew Bodnarchuk, Jeff Penner and Andy Wozniewski.
The rush and the power play were particular focuses this morning, as they skated through various drills spliced in with one-timers and puck battles along the boards at the blue lines.
No major changes on the forward lines: