The Boston Bruins
' three deadline-day acquisitions were all in town this morning.
and Mike Mottau
, who were picked up from the New York Islanders
, took the morning skate at the TD Garden in preparation for tonight's game against Ottawa. Both are scheduled to play against the Senators.
, who was acquired from Minnesota, arrived late in the morning. Bruins coach Claude Julien
said he wants Zanon to get in a practice with the team Wednesday before playing the veteran blueliner in a game.
With Nathan Horton
(concussion), Rich Peverley
(knee) and Johnny Boychuk
(concussion) currently out of the lineup, Boston needed the reinforcements.
"We've run into some injuries lately," Julien said. "That's been a challenge in itself to keep our lineup going in the right direction. So now there's a little bit more breathing room, as far as putting some guys in that have been around for a while."
has been ill, but took the skate and should be ready to go at puck drop.
Here is the Bruins' projected lineup for tonight:
- Chris Kelly
- David Krejci
- Patrice Bergeron
- Tyler Seguin
- Brian Rolston
- Jordan Caron
- Gregory Campbell
- Shawn Thornton
- Andrew Ference
- Joe Corvo
- Adam McQuaid