Senators visit the Bruins after Stutzle’s 2-goal game

April 13, 2022 GMT

Ottawa Senators (27-40-6, seventh in the Atlantic) vs. Boston Bruins (45-23-5, fourth in the Atlantic)

Boston; Thursday, 7 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: Ottawa visits the Boston Bruins after Tim Stutzle scored two goals in the Senators’ 4-1 win against the Red Wings.

The Bruins are 15-5-1 against opponents from the Atlantic. Boston averages 10.1 penalty minutes per game, the third-most in the Eastern Conference. Brad Marchand leads the team serving 89 total minutes.

The Senators are 9-11-2 against the rest of their division. Ottawa averages 9.9 penalty minutes per game, the seventh-most in the league. Brady Tkachuk leads the team serving 113 total minutes.

In their last meeting on Feb. 19, Boston won 3-2. Mike Reilly recorded a team-high 2 points for the Bruins.

TOP PERFORMERS: David Pastrnak leads the Bruins with 38 goals, adding 33 assists and totaling 71 points. Charlie McAvoy has 12 assists over the last 10 games for Boston.

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Josh Norris leads the Senators with 32 goals and has 49 points. Tkachuk has six goals and six assists over the last 10 games for Ottawa.

LAST 10 GAMES: Bruins: 6-4-0, averaging 3.8 goals, 6.6 assists, 5.4 penalties and 14.6 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with an .898 save percentage.

Senators: 5-4-1, averaging 3.5 goals, 5.7 assists, 3.1 penalties and 7.6 penalty minutes while allowing 2.8 goals per game with a .910 save percentage.

INJURIES: Bruins: Hampus Lindholm: day to day (lower body), Matt Grzelcyk: day to day (upper-body), David Pastrnak: day to day (undisclosed).

Senators: Matt Murray: out (neck).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.