Sunday, March 30, 2014

Bruins beat Capitals 4-2


Boston Bruins @ Washington Capitals game summary video, on March 29, 2014.
On Saturday the Bruins visited the Washington Capitals and came away with a 4-2 win to be 14-0-1 in their last 15 games.

Quick game summary
In the first period, no scoring happened.

In the second period, Bruins Jarome Iginla scored his 29th goal of the season, making it 1-0 Bruins. Later, Bruins Carl Soderberg scored his 15th goal of the season, a power-play goal, making it 2-0 Bruins. Less than a minute later, Bruins Jarome Iginla scored his 30th goal of the season, making it 3-0 Bruins. With 10 seconds left in the period, Capitals Jason Chimera scored, making it 3-1.

In the third period, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 26th goal of the season, a power-play goal, making it 4-1 Bruins. With less than a minute left in the period, Capitals Evgeny Kuznetsov scored, making it 4-2.

Game notes
Backup goalie Chad Johnson played in net and made 31 saves on 33 shots. Johnson is now 17-3-1 with a 2.04 GAA and a .926 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game in shots 36-33 and faceoff wins 35-30. The Capitals led the game in hits 33-19. Both teams had 18 blocked shots. The Bruins went 2-for-4 on the power-play while the Capitals went 0-for-3.

Milan Lucic and Patrice Bergeron led the Bruins with 5 shots each. Milan Lucic led the Bruins with 4 hits. Johnny Boychuk led the Bruins with 4 blocked shots.

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 51-17-6 with 108 points and 1st place in the Eastern Conference and 1st place in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is later today (Sunday) at the Philadelphia Flyers at 12:30pm ET.

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