Game 9: Canadiens at Bruins

Good morning from TD Garden, where the Bruins will kick off a home-and-home series against Montreal tonight. The Canadiens are coming off a 5-1 beating of the Flyers last night at the Bell Centre.

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: Canadiens 2-5-2, Bruins 3-5-0

Projected Bruins lineup:

Brad Marchand-Patrice Bergeron-Rich Peverley
Milan Lucic-Chris Kelly-Tyler Seguin
Benoit Pouliot-David Krejci-Nathan Horton
Daniel Paille-Gregory Campbell-Shawn Thornton

Zdeno Chara-Johnny Boychuk
Dennis Seidenberg-Joe Corvo
Andrew Ference-Adam McQuaid

Tuukka Rask
Tim Thomas

Healthy scratches: Jordan Caron, Steven Kampfer


Storylines: Adam McQuaid is looking to make his return from a neck injury. McQuaid is participating in the morning skate. It’s possible he could be a game-time decision… This will be Benoit Pouliot’s first regular-season game against his old club. Pouliot played against the Canadiens during the preseason… Tonight will mark Montreal’s second game without assistant coach Perry Pearn, who was fired yesterday… Jean Hebert and Stephen Walkom will be the referees. Matt MacPherson and Scott Driscoll will be the linesmen.


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