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Bruins announce roster for preseason opener

PROVIDENCE — The Bruins released the schedule for Wednesday night’s preseason opener against the Senators. It is as follows:

Forwards: Jamie Arniel, Patrice Bergeron [1], Jordan Caron, Chris Clark, Chris Kelly [2], Jared Knight, Lane MacDermid, Benoit Pouliot, Max Sauve, Tyler Seguin [3], Ryan Spooner, Jamie Tardif, Shawn Thornton [4]

Defensemen: Matt Bartkowski, Colby Cohen, Andrew Ference [5], Dougie Hamilton, Steven Kampfer, Adam McQuaid, David Warsofsky.

Goaltenders: Anton Khudobin, Tuukka Rask [6]

Nathan Horton [7] and Zdeno Chara [8], both of whom missed Tuesday’s black and white scrimmage, are among those not on the roster, though early preseason games generally consist of a mix of youngsters and NHL [9] veterans. Chara suffered a contusion on his left leg after getting hit by a shot Monday in practice and is day-to-day. Joe Corvo, who is day-to-day with a mild lower-body injury, is also not playing.

Kelly and Thornton are playing after missing Tuesday’s scrimmage.