MONTREAL — Good morning from the Bell Centre, where the Bruins will play the Canadiens tonight. Both teams are coming off losses last night. Buffalo beat the Bruins at HSBC Arena, 3-2. The Canadiens dropped a home match to Philadelphia, 5-3.
Tyler Seguin, a healthy scratch last night, could be back in the lineup tonight. Tim Thomas should get the start.
Puck drop: 7 p.m.
Record: Bruins 16-9-4, Canadiens 18-11-2
TV/radio info: NESN (Jack Edwards, Andy Brickley, Naoko Funayama), 98.5 The Sports Hub (Dave Goucher, Bob Beers)
Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Nathan Horton
Blake Wheeler-Patrice Bergeron-Mark Recchi
Tyler Seguin-Marc Savard-Michael Ryder
Brad Marchand-Gregory Campbell-Shawn Thornton
Zdeno Chara-Johnny Boychuk
Dennis Seidenberg-Steven Kampfer
Andrew Ference-Adam McQuaid
Healthy scratches: Daniel Paille
Storylines: Paille could be the odd man out tonight. Blake Wheeler, however, has gone five straight games without a point. Wheeler is struggling big-time… Tonight will be Andrew Ference’s 600th career NHL game and Michael Ryder’s 500th… Brian Pochmara and Bill McCreary will be the referees. Ryan Galloway and Michel Cormier will be the linesmen.