BOSTON — Tim Thomas (32-10-8, 2.00 GAA, .939 Save %) is in net for Boston as the Bruins host Corey Crawford (30-15-5, 2.27 GAA, .918 Save %) and the Chicago Blackhawks at the TD Garden. Thomas is 4-1-1 with a 2.83 GAA and .921 SV% against the Blackhawks in his career. Thomas has won his last three
starts with a 0.67 GAA in those games. Crawford is making his 21st consecutive start for Chicago and the first appearance of his career against the Bruins.