BOSTON — Bruins head coach Claude Julien revealed Thursday morning that rookie Malcolm Subban will start the preseason game against the Detroit Red Wings at TD Garden.
Subban is scheduled to play the full game. Monday night in Montreal he split the game with Chad Johnson and stopped 12 of 12 Canadiens shots.
Subban was the if you want to bet on Bruins Bruins’ first-round pick in the 2012 NHL draft.
Here’s the rest of the Bruins’ expected lineup for the first home preseason game:
Forwards: Gregory Campbell, Jarome Iginla, Milan Lucic, Daniel Paille, Matt Fraser, Nick Johnson, Carl Soderberg, Jordan Caron, Rob Flick, David Krejci, Ryan Spooner, Craig Cunningham
Defensemen: Dougie Hamilton, Zdeno Chara, Matt Bartkowski, Torey Krug, Adam McQuaid, Zach Trotman
Goalies: Malcolm Subban, Chad Johnson