BOSTON — The Boston Bruins went through their first morning skate of 2009 at TD Banknorth Garden just a couple hours ago. And the lines they skated were the same as the ones that beat tonight’s opponent, the Pittsburgh Penguins, on the road Tuesday night.
The alignment included the swap of left wings head coach Claude Julien made with P.J. Axelsson joining center Marc Savard and right winger Phil Kessel, and Milan Lucic hopping on the line with Stephane Yelle and Chuck Kobasew.
Savard responded with a three-point night and Axelsson notched a couple assists. (more…)