Is three games too soon to panic over Bruins’ first line woes? Yes » Tim Thomas, Nathan Horton

Nathan Horton has followed a big postseason with a nonexistent start to this season. (AP)

Nathan Horton has followed a big postseason with a nonexistent start to this season. (AP)

Boston Bruins goaltender Tim Thomas makes a save on a shot by forward Nathan Horton during hockey practice at the TD Garden in Boston, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011. The Stanley Cup defending champions are preparing for their NHL hockey season opener against the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)