The Boston Bruins may have to beat former UMaine goalie Ben Bishop in their quest to win the division. The B's next opponent, Tampa Bay, acquired Bishop at the trade deadline. Bruins Thursday gametime is 7 pm. on SportsRadio 92.9TheTicket.

In his first eight games with the Lightning, Bishop is 2-4-1 with a 3.12 GAA. His save percentage is .916%.

TB also has another former Black Bear player - Teddy Purcell. In 45 games this season Purcell is the team's third leading point man(11,23 for 34 points). Only TB star players Steven Stamkos and Martin St.Louis have more points.