Good morning from TD Garden, where the Bruins will play their final home game of 2010-11. Yet to be determined is whether the Canucks will be skating around the Garden with the Stanley Cup over their heads, or if the Bruins can force a Game 7 at Rogers Arena on Wednesday.
No lineup changes are expected for either club.
Puck drop: 8 p.m. EST
Record: Canucks 3-2, Bruins 2-3
TV/radio info: NBC (Mike Emrick, Ed Olczyk, Pierre McGuire), 98.5 The Sports Hub (Dave Goucher, Bob Beers)
Projected Bruins lineup:
Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Rich Peverley
Brad Marchand-Patrice Bergeron-Mark Recchi
Tyler Seguin-Chris Kelly-Michael Ryder
Daniel Paille-Gregory Campbell-Shawn Thornton
Zdeno Chara-Dennis Seidenberg
Andrew Ference-Johnny Boychuk
Tomas Kaberle-Adam McQuaid
Healthy scratches: Shane Hnidy, Steven Kampfer
Projected Canucks lineup:
Daniel Sedin-Henrik Sedin-Alex Burrows
Christopher Higgins-Ryan Kesler-Mason Raymond
Raffi Torres-Maxim Lapierre-Jannik Hansen
Tanner Glass-Manny Malhotra-Victor Oreskovich
Alex Edler-Kevin Bieksa
Christian Ehrhoff-Sami Salo
Andrew Alberts-Chris Tanev
Storylines: Tonight could mark the final game of Mark Recchi’s career. Recchi has said he will retire if the Bruins win the Cup. Even if they come up short, Recchi might be considering retirement. Recchi plans to stay in the game on the management side upon the conclusion of his playing career… Also possibly playing their last games in Boston: Michael Ryder, Tomas Kaberle, and Shane Hnidy, who will all be unrestricted free agents… The Bruins have outscored the Canucks so far, 14-6… Dan O’Halloran and Kelly Sutherland will be the referees. Jay Sharrers and Jean Morin will be the linesmen.