Canucks to host Pastrnak and the Bruins
Vancouver, British Columbia; Saturday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: David Pastrnak leads Boston into a matchup with Vancouver. He ranks second in the NHL with 86 points, scoring 43 goals and totaling 43 assists.
The Canucks are 19-7-4 at home. Vancouver is eighth in the league shooting 10.3% and averaging 3.2 goals on 31.0 shots per game.
The Bruins are 18-9-3 in road games. Boston ranks seventh in the league averaging 3.3 goals per game, led by Pastrnak with 43.
In their last matchup on Feb. 4, Boston won 4-0. Charlie Coyle recorded a team-high 2 points for the Bruins.
Pastrnak has collected 86 total points while scoring 43 goals and totaling 43 assists for the Bruins. Patrice Bergeron has scored seven goals over the last 10 games for Boston.
LAST 10 GAMES: Bruins: 9-1-0, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.2 assists, 4.2 penalties and 10 penalty minutes while allowing 1.3 goals per game with a .949 save percentage.
Canucks: 4-4-2, averaging 2.9 goals, 5.1 assists, 4.6 penalties and 14.2 penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game with a .914 save percentage.
INJURIES: Canucks: None listed.
Bruins: None listed.