■When, where: Thursday, 7 p.m, at TD Garden.
■TV, radio: NESN, WBZ-FM (98.5).
■Goals: Jason Pominville 24, Thomas Vanek 23, Derek Roy 14.
■Assists: Pominville 37, Vanek 26, Christian Ehrhoff 24.
■Goaltending: Ryan Miller (23-18-5, 2.58 GAA), Jhonas Enroth (8-10-3, 2.68).
■Head to head: This is the fifth of six meetings. The Bruins won the first two, the Sabres the last two.
■Miscellany: Buffalo has not lost in regulation when leading after two periods . . . The Sabres are last in the league in goals on the road (61) . . . Ehrhoff leads the Sabres in time on ice with 23:12 per game . . . Buffalo allows an average of 31.4 shots per game, fourth-most in the league.