Probably the total opposite of a playoff games is Game No. 80 against the New York Islanders.
But that hasn’t stopped Bruins head coach Claude Julien from fielding a lineup tonight against TD Garden that will probably be duplicated next week for Game 1 of the postseason.
Tyler Seguin, Shane Hnidy and Steven Kampfer are the healthy scratches with Shawn Thornton back after missing three games with a laceration on his forehead.
Tim Thomas gets the start in net.