Boston Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy confirmed a lineup change ahead of tonight's game against the New York Rangers, as reported on Twitter by hockey insider Joe McDonald earlier today. Forward Anders Bjork will be out of the lineup, and Ryan Spooner will be taking his spot.
Bjork, 21, was drafted 146th by the Bruins in 2014. He produced ten points in 22 games so far in his first season with Boston.
Spooner, 25, was drafted 45th overall by Boston in 2010. He has four points in ten games played this year. In 224 games played in the NHL, the Ottawa, Ontario native registered 121 points, and added two points in four playoff games.
The Bruins are currently third in the Atlantic division with a record of 15-10-4.