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About the Bruins - Game 4 - 06-07-13

Written by Seth Rorabaugh on .

A preview of the Bruins.

When and where: 8 p.m., EDT. TD Garden.

TV: NBC Sports Network, CBC, RDS.

Leading postseason scorer: David Krejci, 21 points (9 goals, 21 assists).

Last Game: 2-1 overtime win in Game 3, Wednesday. Tuukka Rask made 53 saves for the Bruins.

Probable goaltenders: Tomas Vokoun (6-4, 2.11 GAA, .931 SV%) for the Penguins and Tuukka Rask (11-4, .1.85 GAA, .940 SV%) for the Bruins.

Injuries: For the Penguins, defenseman Brooks Orpik (undisclosed) is probable. For the Bruins, defensemen Wade Redden (undisclosed) is questionable. Center Gregory Campbell (leg) is out. Center Marc Savard (concussion) is on injured reserve.

Potential lines and defensive pairings: The Penguins' did not practice with a full crew this morning. Based on their morning skate, consider this a guess at their lines and defensive pairings:

14 Chris Kunitz - 87 Sidney Crosby - 9 Pascal Dupuis
24 Matt Cooke - 71 Evgeni Malkin - 18 James Neal
19 Beau Bennett - 16 Brandon Sutter - 12 Jarome Iginla
10 Brenden Morrow - 27 Craig Adams - 48 Tyler Kennedy

4 Mark Eaton - 58 Kris Letang
7 Paul Martin - 44 Brooks Orpik
3 Douglas Murray - 2 Matt Niskanen

The Bruins' lines and defensive pairings at today's morning skate:

17 Milan Lucic - 46 David Krejci - 18 Nathan Horton
63 Brad Marchand - 37 Patrice Bergeron (above) - 68 Jaromir Jagr
16 Kaspar Daugavins - 49 Rich Peverley - 19 Tyler Seguin
20 Daniel Paille - 23 Chris Kelly - 22 Shawn Thornton

33 Zdeno Chara - 44 Dennis Seidenberg
21 Andrew Ference - 55 Johnny Boychuk
47 Torey Krug - 54 Adam McQuaid

Notes:

-The last time the Penguins played the Bruins, this happened:

-Sidney Crosby speaks:

-Martin did not participate in today's morning skate.

-Daugavins is expected to replace Campbell in the lineup.

-The last team to sweep the Penguins was the Bruins. The beat the Penguins in a 1979 quarterfinal series, 4-0.

-Our live blog, direct from Boston, begins at approximately 7 p.m. Please tune in.

(Photo: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

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