Game 77: Capitals at Bruins

Good morning from TD Garden, where the Bruins will face off against Washington tonight. The Bruins are riding a three-game winning streak. They will clinch a playoff spot with one more win.

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: Capitals 38-31-8, Bruins 45-28-3

Projected Bruins lineup:

Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Tyler Seguin
Brad Marchand-Patrice Bergeron-Rich Peverley
Benoit Pouliot-Chris Kelly-Brian Rolston
Jordan Caron-Gregory Campbell-Shawn Thornton

Zdeno Chara-Johnny Boychuk
Andrew Ference-Joe Corvo
Greg Zanon-Adam McQuaid

Tim Thomas
Marty Turco

Healthy scratches: Mike Mottau, Daniel Paille, Torey Krug


Storylines: Brian Rolston is riding a seven-game scoring streak. Rolston has scored three goals and nine assists during the run. Rolston assisted on Benoit Pouliot’s game-winning goal in Tuesday’s 5-2 victory over the Lightning… Seventeen of the Bruins shaved their heads yesterday for charity. They should be flying tonight without all that salad weighing them down. Adam McQuaid looks especially impressive with his trademark mullet in place. Party in the back, business everywhere else… Ian Walsh and Stephen Walkom will be the referees. Tony Sericolo and Brian Murphy will be the linesmen.


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