Tampa Bay Lightning
Live updates from the TD Garden as the Bruins host the Lightning in a Saturday matinee.
After the Lightning witnessed a New England blizzard last month, they expect to get a game in – and hope to snap a disheartening three-game losing streak – when they face the red-hot Bruins on Saturday.
The Bruins have a very busy and difficult stretch ahead of them, and Tracy Clements says they’ll have to be mentally and physically tough to continue their success.
Nathan Horton scored two goals, and the Boston Bruins beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 on Thursday night.
The game was postponed on Saturday, February 9, due to the blizzard and State of Emergency in Boston.
The Boston Bruins will not play the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday, as scheduled.
Brad Marchand, Shawn Thornton and Daniel Paille were all back on the ice for the Bruins in Friday’s practice, and so were the new-look lines Claude Julien trotted out in the third period up in Montreal on Wednesday.
The Boston Bruins have pushed back their Saturday matchup with the Tampa Bay Lightning at the TD Garden due to the weekend blizzard hitting Boston.
Bruins forward Shawn Thornton has been cleared for contact, and was back on the ice for Boston Thursday afternoon.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed forward Benoit Pouliot to a one-year deal worth $1.8 million, according to Renaud P Lavoie of RDS.