Just the Facts:
Game Time: 7:30 PM, .
TV Broadcast: NESN, NBCSN, SN1
Radio Broadcast: 98.5 The Sports Hub, some nonsense in Tampa
Rival SB Nation Site: Raw Charge
Season Record: Bruins 41-27-13, 93 points | Lightning 49-24-8, 106 points
Bruins lines, from dailyfaceoff.com:
And Defensive Pairings:
And for Tampa, the forwards:
And defense pairings:
If Pittsburgh loses to Buffalo or wins in a shootout, the Bruins' dreams are still alive. Barring that, if Ottawa loses, the Bruins' dreams are still alive. If both of these things don't happen, the Bruins are eliminated. Either way, the Bruins need to win against a strong Tampa team. They've done it twice this year already, including that excellent shootout win at the Garden last month, but what even was that loss to Florida? Things are weird and gross and the Bruins don't control their fate. Hold onto your butts.
Here's that awesome shootout from last month.
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From last game against the Panthers, some shot attempts:
Lord have mercy. Enjoy the game.