Per (Bruins Head Coach) Bruce Cassidy, Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask, who was suffering from a concussion suffered during the 3-2 loss against the Rangers on January 19th, should be activated for Thursday’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers. Also, winger Joakim Nordstrom, who has been missing since the Winter Classic with a broken fibula, will be slotted back into the lineup, along with defenseman John Moore. Forward Noel Acciari and Matt Grzelcyk will be scratched from the lineup.
Brad Marchand-Patrice Bergeron-David Pastrnak
Peter Cehlarik-David Krejci-Jake DeBrusk
David Backes/Joakim Nordstrom-Trent Frederic-Danton Heinen
Joakim Nordstrom/David Backes-Sean Kuraly-Chris Wagner
Zdeno Chara-Charlie McAvoy
Torey Krug-Brandon Carlo
Kevan Miller-John Moore
Scratches- Noel Acciari, Matt Grzelcyk
The Bruins lost their last matchup at home against the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 in overtime. They are currently 4th in the Atlantic Division, behind Tampa Bay, Toronto, and Montreal. They have 60 points in total (27-17-6) heading into tomorrow's game.
Photo; (Boston Globe)