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Three Eastern Conference teams entered Thursday's game with 100 or more points. Two will face off in Raleigh when Boston plays Carolina.

The Bruins are trying to stay ahead of Florida in the Atlantic Division, while the Hurricanes are trying to get past the Rangers late in the Metropolitan Division.

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Boston Bruins at Carolina Hurricanes

When: Thursday, 7 p.m Where: Raleigh, North Carolina Electricity: FuboTV (free trial); Loop; DirecTV stream Tickets: StubHub and *VividSeats

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Boston Bruins (44-17-15, first in the Atlantic Division) vs. Carolina Hurricanes (47-21-7, second in the Metropolitan Division)

Raleigh, North Carolina; Thursday, 7:00 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: The Carolina Hurricanes will look to maintain their four-game home winning streak when they take on the Boston Bruins.

Carolina has a 47-21-7 record overall and a 25-9-4 record on home ice. The Hurricanes have a record of 21-7-3 in games in which they score one or more power play goals.

Boston has a record of 21-8-9 away from home and a record of 44-17-15 overall. The Bruins are 11-5-12 in games decided by a goal.

Thursday's game will be the second meeting between these teams this season. The Hurricanes won the previous matchup 3-2.

TOP PERFORMER: Sebastian Aho scored 33 goals and 52 assists for the Hurricanes. Jake Guentzel has two goals and 14 assists in the last 10 games.

David Pastrnak has 46 goals and 58 assists for the Bruins. Justin Brazeau has four goals with one assist in his last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Hurricanes: 8-1-1, averaging 3.8 goals, 6.7 assists, 3.5 penalties and 7.8 penalty minutes on 1.8 goals per game.

Bruins: 6-4-0, averaging 2.9 goals, 5.1 assists, 3.6 penalties and eight penalty minutes on 2.5 goals per game.

INJURIES: Hurricanes: Jesper Fast: Day to day (upper body).

Bruins: Justin Brazeau: day-to-day (upper body), Milan Lucic: out (personal), Pat Maroon: out (back), Derek Forbort: out (unknown), Matthew Poitras: out (shoulder).

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