Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 12/13/11

TORONTO - NOVEMBER 20: Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins warms up as he prepares to play in his first ever NHL game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre November 20, 2007 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)
BOSTON -- Claude Julien doesn't often reveal his starting netminder before the game, but he made an exception Tuesday after the morning skate at the Garden. With back-to-back games and Tim Thomas' stellar record in Ottawa, where the Bruins visit on Wednesday, there was no real reason to hide the obvious choice of giving Tuukka Rask the start Tuesday night against Los Angeles at the Garden. "Tuukka is in tonight," Julien said. "My goal obviously is to use Timmy tomorrow. Timmy's always been good, he's played some great games in Ottawa." Perhaps Julien released that bit of news because there's...
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