PROVIDENCE BRUINS at BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS
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.