Good morning from TD Garden, where the worst team in the Eastern Conference is seeking its fourth win of the season.
This is the worst start for the Bruins since 1999-2000. That year, the Bruins went 1-5-4 through 10 games.
Puck drop: 7 p.m.
TV/radio info: NESN (Jack Edwards, Andy Brickley, Naoko Funayama), 98.5 The Sports Hub (Dave Goucher, Bob Beers)
Records: Senators (7-5-0), Bruins (3-7-0)
Projected Bruins lineup:
Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Nathan Horton
Brad Marchand-Patrice Bergeron-Tyler Seguin
Jordan Caron-Chris Kelly-Rich Peverley
Daniel Paille-Gregory Campbell-Shawn Thornton
Zdeno Chara-Dennis Seidenberg
Andrew Ference-Johnny Boychuk
Joe Corvo-Adam McQuaid
Healthy scratches: Benoit Pouliot, Steven Kampfer
Storylines: The Senators will be without Daniel Alfredsson (concussion) tonight. Alfredsson has four goals and three assists in 10 games… Jason Spezza has six goals and nine assists in 12 games to lead the Senators… The Bruins are going through an optional morning skate… Mike Hasenfratz and Ian Walsh will be the referees. Pierre Champoux and Bryan Pancich will be the linesmen.