The Boston Bruins face off against coach Jack Capuano's and his first place New York Islanders tonight in their post All Star Break opener.

Capuano, the former UMaine defenseman, has his Isles sitting in first place in the east. Their 32 wins is tied for most in the NHL. The 67 points in the standings is second in the NHL, only Nashville has more.

Capuano is surrounding by other former Black Bears. GM Garth Snow, assistant coaches Greg Cronin, Bob Corkum and Mike Dunham.

The Bruins are 25-16-7 and hold down the 8th spot in the east. The B's were playing much better over the last 10 games going into the break.

NOTE:  You will hear live coverage of the Bruins vs Isles tonight on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket immediately following high school basketball coverage.

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