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Game 42 preview: Jets at Bruins

Posted by Amalie Benjamin  January 4, 2014 11:32 AM

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We're back at the TD Garden for today's matinee between the Bruins and the Jets. It's another important game for Boston, as they try to get another two points before heading out on a tough road trip through Anaheim, Los Angeles, and San Jose.

The Bruins have yet another recall this morning, with Justin Florek coming up on an emergency basis. Florek will replace Jordan Caron, who came in this morning with a stiff back. Caron had participated fully in practice on Friday.

This will be Florek's NHL debut.

Game time: 1 p.m.

TV/Radio: NESN/98.5 The Sports Hub

Records: Bruins 27-12-2, Jets 19-19-5

Projected lineups:

Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Jarome Iginla
Brad Marchand-Patrice Bergeron-Reilly Smith
Carl Soderberg-Ryan Spooner-Matt Fraser
Daniel Paille-Gregory Campbell-Justin Florek

Zdeno Chara-Johnny Boychuk
Matt Bartkowski-Dougie Hamilton
Torey Krug-Adam McQuaid

Tuukka Rask
Chad Johnson

Notes: Torey Krug will participate in warmups and will be a game-time decision for the Bruins after sitting out practice on a "maintenance day," as Claude Julien termed it. ... Julien is coaching his 500th game with the Bruins today. ... The combination of David Krejci, Milan Lucic and Jarome Iginla is riding a six-game point streak. ... Florek is the sixth player to make his NHL debut for the team this season. ... The referees are Paul Devorski and Mike Leggo. The linesmen are Mark Wheler and Lonnie Cameron.

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