■When, where: Tonight, 7, RBC Center.
■TV, radio: NESN, WBZ-FM (98.5).
■Goals: Eric Staal 25, Jeff Skinner 18, Erik Cole, 13.
■Assists: Tuomo Ruutu 28, Staal 27, Jussi Jokinen 26.
■Goaltending: Cam Ward (22-15-5, 2.70 GAA), Justin Peters (3-4-1, 3.88).
■Head to head: This is the last of four meetings this season. The Bruins hold a 2-1 edge and won the last game, 3-2, Jan. 18 at the RBC Center.
■Miscellany: Carolina has gone 10-4-2 in their last 16 games . . . In that span, Staal has nine goals and nine assists . . . The Hurricanes were 6-1-1 at the RBC Center in January, their only regulation loss coming against the Bruins.