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Game 2: Canadiens at Bruins

Posted by Fluto Shinzawa, Globe Staff  April 16, 2011 10:15 AM

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Good morning from TD Garden, where the Bruins will look for a bounceback effort tonight against the Canadiens. Brian Gionta scored both goals in Montreal's 2-0 Game 1 win. Carey Price stopped all 31 shots. Price had plenty of help from his teammates, who blocked 19 pucks.

No lineup changes expected for either team.

Puck drop: 7 p.m.

Record: Canadiens 1-0, Bruins 0-1

TV/radio info: NESN (Jack Edwards, Andy Brickley, Naoko Funayama), 98.5 The Sports Hub (Dave Goucher, Bob Beers)

Projected Bruins lineup:

Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Nathan Horton
Brad Marchand-Patrice Bergeron-Mark Recchi
Chris Kelly-Rich Peverley-Michael Ryder
Daniel Paille-Gregory Campbell-Shawn Thornton

Zdeno Chara-Johnny Boychuk
Tomas Kaberle-Dennis Seidenberg
Andrew Ference-Adam McQuaid

Tim Thomas
Tuukka Rask

Healthy scratches: Tyler Seguin, Shane Hnidy, Matt Bartkowski

Projected Canadiens lineup:

Mike Cammalleri-Tomas Plekanec-Andrei Kostitsyn
Mathieu Darche-Scott Gomez-Brian Gionta
Travis Moen-Lars Eller-Tom Pyatt
Benoit Pouliot-David Desharnais-Ryan White

Roman Hamrlik-James Wisniewski
Hal Gill-P.K. Subban
Jaroslav Spacek-Brent Sopel

Carey Price
Alex Auld

Healthy scratches: Paul Mara, Yannick Weber

Storylines: The Bruins will be going through an optional morning skate. The Canadiens didn't practice yesterday, so expect full participation this morning... The Bruins are 5-1-0 in games this season following shutouts... The Bruins are 10-32 in series when losing Game 1. They are 0-26 in series in which they've lost both opening games... Paul Devorski and Steve Kozari will be the referees. Scott Driscoll and Brad Kovachik will be the linesmen.


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