Posted April 07, 2013 on AP on Fox
After coming up short in a Northeast Division showdown, the Boston Bruins look to get back on track and continue their season-long dominance on home ice. A date with reeling Carolina should provide them with a good opportunity to do so, despite the Hurricanes' recent domination of the series. The Bruins will try for their eighth win in nine home games Monday night when they take on the Hurricanes, losers of four straight. Boston (24-9-4) missed out on a chance to move atop the Northeast with a 2-1 loss at Montreal on Saturday. Daniel Paille scored for the Bruins, who had a three-game winning streak snapped and fell three points behind the first-place Canadiens. Boston holds a six-point lead for the fourth spot in the Eastern Conference and home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs that comes with it. The Bruins have the best home record in the conference at 13-2-2 and have limited opponents to 13 goals while going 7-0-1 in their last eight in Boston. Tuukka Ras...
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