Just the Facts:
Game Time: 7:00 PM, Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
TV Broadcast: NESN, MSG+
Radio Broadcast: 98.5 The Sports Hub
Rival SB Nation Site: Lighthouse Hockey
Mikhail Grabovski - John Tavares - Josh Bailey
Anders Lee - Frans Nielsen - Ryan Strome
Michael Grabner - Brock Nelson - Nikolay Kulemin
Matt Martin - Casey Cizikas - Cal Clutterbuck
Calvin de Haan - Travis Hamonic
Nick Leddy - Johnny Boychuk
Thomas Hickey - Brian Strait
Goalies: Jaroslav Halak, Chad Johnson
IR: Matt Carkner, Kyle Okposo, Lubomir Visnovsky
Milan Lucic - David Krejci - David Pastrnak
Brad Marchand - Patrice Bergeron - Reilly Smith
Chris Kelly - Carl Soderberg - Loui Eriksson
Daniel Paille - Gregory Campbell - Craig Cunningham
Zdeno Chara - Dougie Hamilton
Dennis Seidenberg - Adam McQuaid
Torey Krug - Kevan Miller
Goalies: Tuukka Rask, Niklas Svedberg
- This is going to be a difficult two-week stretch for the Bruins, featuring the Islanders twice, the Kings, the Rangers, and the gross team from Canada.
- Islanders forward Kyle Okposo will be out six to eight weeks with an upper-body injury. He's the second-leading scorer for the Islanders, with 44 points in 46 games. The Metropolitan Division-leading Islanders will miss Okposo's consistency, but tonight will be a test regardless.
- The Islanders are currently the second highest-scoring team in the league, with 102 goals for at even strength. The Bruins are ranked 22, with 90 goals at even strength.
- Boston's defense has shown great improvement. This season, they have had 83 goals against (even strength) compared to New York's 88.
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