BOSTON - The Bruins will face the New Jersey Devils to kick off preseason action on Sunday night in Providence at the Dunkin Donuts Center, with puck drop set for 7:00 p.m. ET (NESN, 98.5 The Sports Hub, NHL Network-U.S.).
The expected roster for the game can be found below. Please note the roster is subject to change.
FORWARDS: Brett Connolly, Jake DeBrusk, Brandon DeFazio, Seth Griffith, Jimmy Hayes, Joonas Kemppainen, Alex Khokhlachev, Tyler Randell, Zac Rinaldo, Ben Sexton, Ryan Spooner, Max Talbot
DEFENSEMEN: Brandon Carlo, Tommy Cross, Matt Irwin, Colin Miller, Zach Trotman, Jakub Zboril
GOALTENDERS: Jonas Gustavsson, Jeremy Smith
Based on the morning line rushes, here are the projected lines and defense pairs:
Jimmy Hayes - Ryan Spooner - Brett Connolly
Zac Rinaldo - Ben Sexton - Tyler Randell
Jake DeBrusk - Alex Khokhlachev - Seth Griffith
Brandon DeFazio - Joonas Kemppainen - Max Talbot
Matt Irwin - Brandon Carlo
Jakub Zboril - Zach Trotman
Tommy Cross - Colin Miller