Krejci Out For Bruins Opener [VIDEO]
After an off-season that included many changes to the roster, the Boston Bruins are now set to open the season tonight against the Philadelphia Flyers.Gone are Jerome Iginla, Shawn Thornton, and Johnny Boychuk. Ryan Spooner, Matt Fraser, and Bobby Robins are in as the new season begins at the Garden and heard live on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket. Forward David Krejci will not be in the lineup after suffering an undisclosed injury in the final preseason game. The team has placed him on the injured reserve list which means he will miss at least 7 days and include their first three games.
The team will start the season with a roster that consists of 13 forwards, 7 defensemen, and 3 goalies. Here is a list of the players that will be with the team when the puck drops at 7:30 tonight.
Forwards - Patrice Bergeron, Milan Lucic, Brad Marchand, Craig Cunnigham, Loui Eriksson, Brian Ferlin, Matt Fraser, Chris Kelly, Daniel Paille, Bobby Robins, Reilly Smith, Carl Soderberg, Ryan Spooner.
Defensemen - Zdeno Chara, Dennis Seidenberg, Adam McQuaid, Kevan Miller, Dougie Hamilton, Matt Bartkowski, Torey Krug.
Goaltenders - Tuukka Rask, Malcolm Subban, Niklas Svedberg