PROVIDENCE BRU­INS at BRIDGE­PORT SOUND TIGERS

Connecticut Post - - SPORTS - — MICHAEL FORN­ABAIO

WHEN: Satur­day, 7 p.m. WHERE: Web­ster Bank Arena, Bridge­port WEBCAST: www.soundtigers.com

RECORDS: Providence 3-7-1-0 (through Thurs­day); Bridge­port 7-5-1-0

SEA­SON SE­RIES: Providence leads 2-1. LAST MEET­ING: The Bru­ins won 6-1 at home Oct. 28.

ABOUT THE BRU­INS: Providence played at home Fri­day night against Wilkes-Barre/Scran­ton. ... Go­ing into Fri­day, the Bru­ins’ only two reg­u­la­tion wins and its only over­time loss were against the Sound Tigers. ... Bos­ton called up C Jakob Fors­backa Karls­son on Fri­day, and it might need a goalie with Tuukka Rask on leave. ... C Colby Cave led the team at 5-6-11 through Thurs­day. C Cameron Hughes was 4-5-9, with four points in the last Bridge­port game.

ABOUT THE SOUND TIGERS: Bridge­port has won three in a row, scor­ing 20 goals. It scored seven in reg­u­la­tion in back-to­back games for the first time in team his­tory. ... RW Josh HoSang has four straight multi-point games and is 1-13-14. ... Line­mate LW Michael Dal Colle leads the team at 7-7-14. ... Bridge­port’s power play is 9 for its past 25, but the penalty kill ranks 27th af­ter giv­ing up a power-play goal in seven games in a row.

UP NEXT: Sun­day vs. Char­lotte, 3 p.m.

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