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Bruins continue road trip with stop in Philly

The Bruins will play their fourth game of a seven game road trip when they take the ice against the Flyers in Philly tonight. The Bruins are currently on a two-game skid after falling to the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 in overtime on Tuesday night. The Bruins will be without Marc Savard for the second straight game after the centerman suffered a Grade-2 concussion courtesy of Matt Cooke's open-ice head shot in the third period of Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Zdeno Chara is also considered questionable for tonight's game with a lower body injury. At the other end of the rink, the surging Flyers will be looking for their third straight win and are 7-2-1 over their last ten games.

Injury Report

Boston Bruins Injuries


Player Injury Type Injury Date
Andrew Ference groin 03/10/2010
Zdeno Chara other-excused 03/10/2010

Out (IR / Out / Suspended / Physically unvailable)

Player Injury Type Injury Date
Marc Savard concussion 03/08/2010

Philadelphia Flyers Injuries

Out (IR / Out / Suspended / Physically unvailable)

Player Injury Type Injury Date
Ray Emery hip 02/02/2010


- The Flyers currently sit in 6th place in the Eastern Conference with 74 points, 4 points ahead of the Bruins, who are holding down the 8th spot.

- The Bruins practiced at UPenn today. The team had to get dressed at Wachovia Center and take a bus to the rink at UPenn dressed in full gear. (Photo by John Bishop of

- The Flyers power play has a 33.3% success rate (8 for 24) over their last 5 games.

- The B's are 1-1-1 this series vs. Philadelphia. The Bruins and Flyers' last meeting was the NHL Winter Classic on New Year's Day.

- The Flyers are the league's most penalized team. They have racked up 1,090 PIMs (16.9 per game).

- For more on tonight's game, check out Broad Street Hockey.

- Game starts at 7:00 and can be seen on NESN. The Public Skate open thread starts right here a half hour before puck drop.

- Video of the Geico Caveman meeting Daniel Carcillo and Scott Hartnell at the Winter Classic.