X-rays were negative on Boychuk but he wasn't able to skate Monday morning and will not play tonight. Julien says Boychuk is day-to-day.
Per @NHLBruins Johnny Boychuk headed back to Boston for personal reasons. His wife was due with twins this week. Good luck & God bless, JB55
Pro Hockey Talk "After Boston Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk was injured after being boarded Thursday night against the Montreal Canadiens, it seemed like he might be out for a while. Hockey players are made of sterner stuff these days it seems. Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli announced Boychuk would..." December 07
CBSSports.com "After leaving the ice on a stretcher Thursday night, Johnny Boychuk will have an MRI today in Boston according to head coach Claude Julien. The Bruins defenseman suffered a lower-back injury when he was hit awkwardly into the boards by Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty. Boychuk appeared..." December 06
Johnny Boychuk on a knee, being tended to right now by trainer Donny DelNegro on the ice, after going into the boards behind Habs goal ^CS
CSN New England "The Colorado Avalanche came to town on Thursday night and that occasion always makes Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk thankful. It didn’t have a happy ending for the Black and Gold as they dropped a 2-0 game to the Avs on the strength of a 39-save performance from the ageless Jean-Sebastien..." October 12
ESPN Boston "After reviewing Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk's second-period hit on Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews in the second period of Saturday night's Game 5, the NHL department of player safety decided that the hit didn't warrant any supplemental discipline on Sunday. Bruins coach Claude Julien..." June 23
BOS has yet to hear from league on Boychuk hit but I'll say now what I said on TSN last night: no chance Boychuk gets suspended.
WEEI Boston "The NHL may be looking into discipline against Johnny Boyhuck for his second period hit on Jonathan Toews that knocked out the Blackhawks captain out of the third period of Game 5 Saturday night. Toews played the rest of the second period and was on the bench for the third period but did not..." June 23
Boychuk out tonight
NHL.com "Forward Leo Komarov has been placed on injured reserve by the Toronto Maple Leafs with an upper-body injury. "He is unavailable to our hockey club for a minimum of one week," coach Randy Carlyle said. "We are looking at it probably 7-10 days." Komarov sustained the injury in the second..." March 23
Johnny Boychuk not on ice for Bruins this morning, so he's out tonight vs Leafs. Took a shot off right leg at practice yesterday #bruinstalk