Bruins' Riley Nash expected back for Game 3

From ESPN - April 16, 2018

Boston Bruins center Riley Nash is likely to make his return to the lineup Monday as the first-round series shifts to Toronto for Game 3.

"He will take warm-up," Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy said. "We will plan on him playing. We know there will be some rust, but once they are clear to go they will get all the work that they can handle."

Nash has been out since March 31 after being struck in the ear by a slapshot. The Bruins won the first two games in Boston.

"The atmosphere will help, the guys around me doing a tremendous job, that will help," Nash said. "I think it's getting a couple bangs early or getting hit. ... It just kind of takes your mind off of it, gets you back into the flow of the game."


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