The Bruins can currently have an end-of-year salary cap hit $83.12 million. They have $34,000 in projected salary cap space.
They can add a $46,000 cap hit today or $148,000 at the trade deadline.
Charlie Roumeliotis: Chicago Blackhawks coach Luke Richardson said that defenseman Jarred Tinordi (hip) and forward Sam Lafferty (back) will both be out for at least a week, with Tinordi out possibly longer.
David Dwork: Florida Panthers coach Paul Maurice said that forward Aleksander Barkov is still in South Florida and is feeling better but there is no update on whether or not he’ll join them on their road trip at some point.
“I don’t have a timeline but we’re more confident and feeling better about where he’s at than we were .”
Vince Z. Mercogliano: New York Rangers coach Gerard Gallant said that defenseman Jacob Trouba is banged up a bit and when asked if he’d sit for a game or two to heal up: “No. He takes some practice days off. He wouldn’t allow that. Trust me.”
- Jonas Siegel: Samsonov: “Last couple days, I feel no pain. I’m so excited and I’m ready to play.”