The Bruins’ six-game trip gets off to a winning start in Winnipeg. The rest of it may determine if they’re buyers, sellers or both.
Patrice Bergeron scores a pair of goals and drops the gloves with Blake Wheeler in the second period to help spark the Bruins to a hard-fought 6-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
3yAnton Khudobin will get the start in net up in Buffalo, but Brad Marchand will sit this one out.
3yThe Bruins would rather get their revenge with two points in the standings -- but if it becomes a physical game, they won't back down.
3yJay Pandolfo traveled with the Bruins for the first time when the team made it s way up to Buffalo.
3yThe last time the Bruins played the Sabres, their defense was rolled over by Thomas Vanek and Co.
3yThe Lightning and Bruins will likely make up Saturday night's game in April.
3yClaude Julien said that Shawn Thornton concussion, Daniel Paille eye and Brad Marchand shoulder are all game-time decisions for the Bruins.
3ySabres coach Lindy Ruff said he's expecting a response from the Bruins after their last meeting, in which John Scott knocked out Shawn Thornton and Ruff called a time out in the game's closing seconds with a three-goal lead.