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Election Day Eve Showdown: Sabres, Bruins to play some ice puck at TD Garden

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Boston and Buffalo face off for the first time in 2016-2017.

Minnesota Wild v Boston Bruins Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

The Basics:

Who: Buffalo Sabres (5-4-2) at Boston Bruins (6-5-0)

When: 7 pm

Where: Above the train station

Watch: NESN, MSG Buffalo

Listen: 98.5 The Sports Hub

Game Notes:

  • If we don’t count games against the Rangers and Canadiens, the Bruins are an impressive 6-2-0!
  • According to Corsica, Boston ranks 4th in even-strength CF% (53.33).
  • Adam McQuaid is the only defenseman with a sub-50 SF%, coming in at a paltry 43.59%. Yikes.
  • Buffalo and Boston are tied for 27th in the league with 25 goals. Buffalo has allowed 24, Boston 32.
  • Tuukka Rask was the first goalie off during practice, meaning the Bruins have a chance tonight.

Never Forget: