Thursday, January 8, 2015

Bruins shutout Devils 3-0


Devils @ Bruins game recap video, on January 8, 2015.
The Bruins played a lot better tonight and shutout the New Jersey Devils 3-0. Niklas Svedberg earned the shutout as he stopped all 14 shots he faced.

Quick game summary
In the first period, Bruins Milan Lucic scored his 8th goal of the season, a power-play goal, making it 1-0 Bruins.

In the second period, Bruins Carl Soderberg scored his 9th goal of the season, making it 2-0 Bruins.

In the third period, Bruins Milan Lucic scored his 9th goal of the season, an empty-net goal, making it 3-0 Bruins.

Game notes
Niklas Svedberg played in net and stopped all 14 shots he faced to earn his 2nd shutout of the season. Svedberg is now 5-5-0 with a 2.22 GAA and a .922 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game in shots 43-14, hits 23-19 and faceoff wins 34-21. The Devils led the game in blocked shots 20-9. The Bruins went 1-for-3 on the power-play while the Devils went 0-for-1.

Carol Soderberg led the Bruins with 6 shots. Zdeno Chara led the Bruins with 4 hits.

Matt Bartkowski, Loui Eriksson and Seth Griffith were out of the Bruins lineup.

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 21-15-6 with 48 points and are 4th place in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday at the Philadelphis Flyers, at 1pm ET.

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