Friday, February 6, 2015

Rangers beat Bruins 3-2


Boston Bruins @ New York Rangers game recap video, on February 4, 2015.
On Wednesday the Bruins visited the New York Rangers and it was much different from their last meeting when the Bruins dominated the Rangers. In this game, the Rangers came back from a 2-1 deficit to win the game 3-2 over the Bruins.

Quick game summary
In the first period, Rangers Rick Nash scored, making it 1-0 Rangers. Later, Bruins Milan Lucic scored his 11th goal of the season, tying the game 1-1. Less than two minutes later, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 13th goal of the season, making it 2-1 Bruins.

In the second period, Rangers Derick Brassard scored, tying the game 2-2. Later, Rangers Derek Stepan scored, making it 3-2 Rangers.

In the third period, no scoring happened.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 22 saves on 25 shots. Rask is now 22-12-7 with 2.33 GAA and a .921 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game in faceoff wins 30-15 and blocked shots 20-18. The Rangers led the game in shots 25-20 and hits 34-26. Both teams went 0-for-2 on the power-play.

Chris Kelly led the Bruins with 7 hits. Adam McQuaid led the Bruins with 5 blocked shots.

Matt Bartkowski and Jordan Caron were out of the Bruins lineup.

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 27-17-7 with 61 points and are 4th place in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday when they host the New York Islanders, at 7pm ET.

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