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BOSTON BRUINS vs. OTTAWA SENATORS

Saturday, 10.28.2006 / 12:00 AM / News
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BOSTON BRUINS vs. OTTAWA SENATORS
TD Banknorth Garden; Boston MA
Game Time: 7:00 p.m.
NESN and WBZ Radio

Tonight’s Game
The Bruins host the Senators tonight in the first of eight games between these teams this season and the first of four games of this season’s series at TD Banknorth Garden. The Bruins are 2-5-1 thus far this season and are 1-2-0 thus far on home ice. The Senators are 5-4-0 thus far this season with a 3-0-0 record on the road. The Bruins are 0-2-0 thus far this season vs. Northeast Division teams and are 1-5-0 thus far this season against Eastern Conference opponents. The Senators are 4-2-0 this season vs. Northeast Division teams and are 5-2-0 against Eastern Conference foes.

Lifetime Series
The Bruins are 38-20-8-6 lifetime vs. the Senators with a 239-192 scoring advantage in those 72 games. On home ice, the Bruins are 22-10-5-0 lifetime vs. Ottawa with a 135-101 scoring edge in those 37 contests. Zdeno Chara played four seasons with the Senators from 2001-2006 before signing with Boston as a free agent in July, 2006. Jason York played five seasons with the Senators from 1996-2001. Tim Thomas and Hannu Toivonen both recorded their first NHL shutouts vs. Ottawa – Thomas on Jan. 30, 2006 (5-0) and Toivonen on Dec. 1, 2005 (3-0).

Recent Bruins Games
The Bruins have lost their last two games with a 6-2 loss to Buffalo on Oct. 21 and a 3-2 setback to Montreal on Oct. 26. That followed a 3-2 victory over Calgary on Oct. 19.

Recent Senators Games
The Senators have won their last three games after opening the season with a 2-4-0 record. They have victories over New Jersey (8-1 Oct. 21) and Toronto (6-2 Oct. 24 and 7-2 Oct. 26) heading into tonight’s game with their last loss a 2-1 setback to Colorado on Oct. 19.

Upcoming Bruins Games
The Bruins continue their current six-game home stand hosting the Ottawa Senators on Oct. 28, Buffalo Sabres on Nov. 2 and Tampa Bay Lightning on Nov. 4. Tickets remain available for all games, which will all begin at 7:00 p.m. and are broadcast on both NESN and WBZ Radio.

Upcoming Senators Games
The Senators next face the Canadiens in Montreal on Oct. 31 before returning home to host Carolina on Nov. 4.

Bruins Injuries
Andrew Alberts: Separated shoulder; out indefinitely.
Brad Stuart: Broken finger; out indefinitely.
Mark Stuart: Off-season knee surgery; out indefinitely.
Marco Sturm: Leg contusion; day-to-day.

Bruins Recent Transactions
Oct. 3: Zdeno Chara named 18th Captain in team history. Patrice Bergeron and Glen Murray named Assistant Captains.
Oct. 4: Petr Kalus assigned to Providence/AHL.
Oct. 9: Petr Tenkrat assigned to Providence/AHL.
Oct. 21: Nate Thompson recalled from Providence/AHL; returned to Providence/AHL after the game.
Oct. 25: Matt Lashoff recalled from Providence/AHL.
Oct. 26: Nate Thompson recalled from Providence/AHL; returned to Providence/AHL after the game.

Bruins 2006-07 Shootout Results
(Underline indicates goal scored)
  • Oct. 12, 2006 – Boston 2 at St. Louis 3
    Goalies: B-Thomas; S-Legace
    Shooters: B-Bergeron, Boyes, Sturm, Savard; S-Wideman, Weight, Tkachuk, Stempniak

    Bruins Fun Facts
  • Wayne Primeau is three assists shy of his 100th NHL assist milestone.
  • Shean Donovan is two points shy of his 200th NHL point milestone.
  • Glen Murray is four goals shy of his 300th NHL goal milestone.
  • The Bruins have four rookies on their active roster – Phil Kessel, Matt Lashoff, Yan Stastny and Hannu Toivonen.
  • The Bruins play just three games out of the Eastern time zone this season. They played in St. Louis on Oct. 12 and will play in Chicago on Dec. 29 and at Nashville on Dec. 30.
  • Patrice Bergeron has a three-game assist streak in progress with 0-4=4 totals in that span.
  • Phil Kessel has scored goals in each of his last two games, including his first NHL goal scored Oct. 21 vs. Buffalo.
  • Marc Savard had his four-game point streak stopped Oct. 26 vs. Montreal with 1-4=5 totals in that span.

    The Players

    6—Brad Stuart—D
  • Is out indefinitely with a broken finger suffered Oct. 21 vs. Buffalo.
  • Has assists in two of his last four games, recorded Oct. 12 in St. Louis and Oct. 14 at NY Islanders.
  • Has missed one game to injury (1-finger, Oct. 26).
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 2-2=4 totals with 6 PIM in 10 games.

    11—P. J. Axelsson—LW
  • Scored his first point of the season with a goal Oct. 11 in Atlanta.
  • Played his 600th NHL game Oct. 26 vs. Montreal.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 5-9=14 totals with 16 PIM in 40 games.

    16—Marco Sturm—LW
  • Is on a day-to-day basis with a leg contusion.
  • Had 1-1=2 totals Oct. 6 in Florida and scored the Bruins’ first goal of the season.
  • Has one multiple-point game.
  • 2006-07 Shootout Stats: 1/1.
  • Has missed three games to injury (3-leg, Oct. 19-26).
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 6-10=16 totals with 4 PIM in 14 games.

    18—Mark Mowers—C
  • Will return to the lineup tonight after missing two games with a shoulder injury.
  • Played his first game as a Bruin Oct. 6 in Florida.
  • Has missed two games to injury (2-shoulder, Oct. 21-26).
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 0-0=0 totals with 0 PIM in 1 game.

    20—Wayne Primeau—C
  • Is three assists shy of his 100th NHL assists milestone.
  • Scored goals in his first two games, Oct. 6 in Florida and Oct. 7 in Tampa Bay.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 2-4=6 totals with 51 PIM in 30 games.

    22—Shean Donovan—RW
  • Is two points shy of his 200th NHL points milestone.
  • Recorded his first point of the season Oct. 7 in Tampa Bay while playing in his 700th NHL game.
  • Played his first game as a Bruin Oct. 6 in Florida…Recorded his first point as a Bruin with an assist Oct. 7 in Tampa Bay.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 2-5=7 totals with 8 PIM in 22 games.

    23—Paul Mara—D
  • Recorded his first point of the season and first as a Bruin with an assist on the game-winning goal Oct. 19 vs. Calgary.
  • Played his first game as a Bruin Oct. 6 in Florida…Recorded his first point as a Bruin with an assist on the game-winning goal Oct. 19 vs. Calgary.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 0-1=1 totals with 8 PIM in 13 games.

    25—Jason York—D
  • Recorded his first point of the season and first as a Bruin with an assist Oct. 19 vs. Calgary.
  • Played his first game as a Bruin Oct. 6 in Florida…Recorded his first point as a Bruin with an assist Oct. 19 vs. Calgary.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 0-1=1 totals with 0 PIM in 6 games…Played five seasons with the Senators from 1996-2001.

    26—Brad Boyes—C
  • Has 1-1=2 totals in two of his last three games with a goal Oct. 19 vs. Calgary and an assist Oct. 21 vs. Buffalo.
  • Has 2-4=6 totals in his last six games.
  • Has one multiple-point game.
  • Had a three-game point streak from Oct. 7-12 (1-3=4 totals).
  • 2006-07 Shootout Stats: 0/1.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 4-5=9 totals with 2 PIM in 8 games.

    27—Glen Murray—RW
  • Is four goals shy of the 300th NHL goal milestone.
  • Has 3-3=6 totals in four of his last five games…Had an assist Oct. 12 in St. Louis; a goal Oct. 14 at NY Islanders; two goals, including the game-winning score, Oct. 19 vs. Calgary; and two assists Oct. 26 vs. Montreal.
  • Has two multiple-point games.
  • Was named an Assistant Captain of the team on Oct. 3, 2006.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 13-18=31 totals with 26 PIM in 45 games.

    28—Wade Brookbank—F/D
  • Scored his first goal as a Bruin Oct. 21 vs. Buffalo.
  • Played his first game as a Bruin Oct. 11 in Atlanta.
  • Has not dressed for four games (coach’s decision).
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 0-0=0 totals with 2 PIM in 2 games.

    29—Nathan Dempsey—D
  • Played his first game as a Bruin Oct. 6 in Florida.
  • Has not dressed for one game (coach’s decision).
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 0-0=0 totals with 2 PIM in 5 games.

    30—Tim Thomas—G
  • Is looking for his first win of the season at 0-2-1… Took the 8-3 loss Oct. 6 in Florida, allowing 7 goals on 34 shots in 48 minutes before being relieved by Hannu Toivonen; recorded the 3-2 shootout loss Oct. 12 in St. Louis and lost a 3-2 decision to Montreal on Oct. 26 in his last start.
  • 2006-07 Shootout Stats: 0-1 (2 goals/4 shots).
  • Has dressed as backup for four games.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 2-1-1 with a 2.21 GAA in 4 games…Recorded his first NHL shutout vs. Ottawa with a 5-0 win on Jan. 30, 2006.

    32—Jeff Hoggan—LW
  • Played his first game as a Bruin Oct. 6 in Florida.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: Has not yet faced.

    33—Zdeno Chara—D
  • Scored his first goal of the season and first as a Bruin Oct. 26 vs. Montreal.
  • Factored in five of Boston’s first seven goals.
  • Has two multiple-point games.
  • Had a three-game assist streak from Oct. 6-11 (0-5=5 totals).
  • Played his first game as a Bruin Oct. 6 in Florida and recorded his first points as a Bruin with two assists in that game.
  • Was named the 18th Captain in team history on Oct. 3, 2006.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 1-1=2 totals with 29 PIM in 12 games…Played four seasons with the Senators from 2001-2006.

    37—Patrice Bergeron—C
  • Has a three-game assist streak in progress with 0-4=4 totals in that span…Had single assists each Oct. 19 vs. Calgary and Oct. 21 vs. Buffalo and a two-assist effort Oct. 26 vs. Montreal.
  • Has one multiple-point game.
  • 2006-07 Shootout Stats: 0/1.
  • Was named an Assistant Captain of the team on Oct. 3, 2006.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 4-3=7 totals with 6 PIM in 14 games.

    41—Andrew Alberts—D
  • Is out indefinitely with a shoulder separation suffered Oct. 19 vs. Calgary.
  • Recorded his first point of the season with an assist Oct. 19 vs. Calgary.
  • Has missed two games to injury (2-shoulder, Oct. 21-26).
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 0-0=0 totals with 12 PIM in 7 games.

    43—Yan Stastny—C
  • ROOKIE.
  • Has not dressed for one game (coach’s decision).
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 0-0=0 totals with 0 PIM in 2 games.

    45—Mark Stuart—D
  • ROOKIE.
  • Remains out indefinitely due to off-season knee surgery.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 0-1=1 totals with 0 PIM in 2 games…Recorded his first NHL point with an assist vs. Ottawa on Mar. 16, 2006.

    49—Matt Lashoff—D
  • ROOKIE.
  • Played his first NHL game Oct. 26 vs. Montreal.
  • Recalled Oct. 25 from Providence/AHL where he had 1-1=2 totals with 8 PIM in five AHL Bruins games.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: Has not yet faced.

    54—Hannu Toivonen—G
  • Took the 6-2 loss to Buffalo on Oct. 21 in his last start, allowing 4 goals in 23 minutes before being relieved by Tim Thomas.
  • Had won his previous start with a 3-2 victory over Calgary on Oct. 19.
  • Has dressed as backup for two games.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 1-0-0 with a 0.00 GAA in 1 game…Recorded his first NHL shutout vs. Ottawa with a 3-0 win on Dec. 1, 2005.

    68—Milan Jurcina—D
  • Played his first game of the season Oct. 12 in St. Louis after missing the first three games with an elbow injury.
  • Has missed three games to injury (3-elbow).
  • Has not dressed for two games (coach’s decision).
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 0-0=0 totals with 8 PIM in 4 games.

    71—Marc Savard—C
  • Had his four-game point streak stopped Oct. 26 vs. Montreal with 1-4=5 totals in that span…Had a goal Oct. 12 in St. Louis, an assist Oct. 14 at NY Islanders, two assists Oct. 19 vs. Calgary and an assist Oct. 21 vs. Buffalo.
  • Has one multiple-point game.
  • Played his first game as a Bruin Oct. 6 in Florida with his first point as a Bruin an assist in that game…Scored his first goal as a Bruin Oct. 12 in St. Louis.
  • 2006-07 Shootout Stats: 0/1.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: 1-12=13 totals with 20 PIM in 23 games.

    81—Phil Kessel—C/W
  • ROOKIE.
  • Has scored goals in each of his last two games, scoring his first NHL goal Oct. 21 vs. Buffalo and adding a tally Oct. 26 vs. Montreal.
  • Played his first NHL game Oct. 6 in Florida…Recorded his first NHL point with an assist Oct. 7 in Tampa Bay…Scored his first NHL goal Oct. 21 vs. Buffalo.
  • Lifetime vs. Ottawa: Has not yet faced.
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    ATLANTIC DIVISION
      TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
    1 MTL 21 15 5 1 59 52 31
    2 TBL 21 13 6 2 75 59 28
    3 BOS 21 13 8 0 57 52 26
    4 DET 19 10 4 5 54 45 25
    5 OTT 19 9 6 4 52 50 22
    6 TOR 20 10 8 2 63 62 22
    7 FLA 17 7 5 5 38 44 19
    8 BUF 20 5 13 2 34 69 12

    STATS

    2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
    SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
    P. Bergeron 21 5 11 -1 16
    C. Soderberg 21 5 9 2 14
    B. Marchand 19 5 6 5 11
    D. Hamilton 21 4 7 0 11
    L. Eriksson 21 3 8 5 11
    R. Smith 21 4 6 1 10
    M. Lucic 21 3 7 3 10
    D. Krejci 11 3 7 4 10
    C. Kelly 21 2 6 4 8
    S. Griffith 17 5 2 -1 7
     
    GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
    T. Rask 10 5 0 .915 2.38
    N. Svedberg 3 3 0 .913 2.46
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