Lost in all of this Vancouver Canucks nonsense that has taken place over the past week is the fact that Boston does have an arch rival. They are from Canada, but they don’t wear lime green, and they don’t speak English.
Le Bleu, Blanc, en Rouge visit the TD Garden tonight to remind Bruins fans that the newer hatred between the B’s and Canuckleheads doesn’t hold a candle to Bruins-Habs. The Canadiens are reeling, currently in 12th place in the Eastern Conference with 39 points, seven points out of the final playoff spot. The Bruins are on the opposite end of the spectrum, sitting atop the Northeastern Division with 55 points, three points behind the top seeded New York Rangers. A win in this game would provide a huge boost to a Canadiens team that is in the process of self destructing.
Tim Thomas should get the start tonight. Here are your projected lines.
The game will be televised on NESN and on the radio on 98.5 the Spor...