BOSTON — As expected, the Bruins will start Tim Thomas tonight against Ryan Miller and the Sabres.

Here are the Bruins’ lines and D pairs as per warm-ups:

Sturm-Bergeron-Recch  Chara-Seidenberg

Wheeler-Krejci-Ryder  Stuart-Wideman

Lucic-Sobotka-Satan  Hunwick Boychuk

Paille-Begin-Thornton