Saturday, March 14, 2015

Bruins shutout Penguins 2-0


Boston Bruins @ Pittsburgh Penguins game recap video, on March 14, 2015.
Earlier today the Bruins played the Pittsburgh Penguins, who were missing Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin left the game early, and were able to shut them out 2-0.

Quick game summary
In the first period, Bruins Milan Lucic scored his 15th goal of the season, making it 1-0 Bruins.

In the second period, no scoring happened.

In the third period, Bruins Zdeno Chara scored his 7th goal of the season, making it 2-0 Bruins.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and stopped all 30 shots he faced to earn his 3rd shutout of the season. Rask is now 29-16-10 this season.

The Bruins led the game in faceoff wins 37-27. The Penguins led the game in hits 55-35 and blocked shots 15-13. Both teams had 30 shots. The Bruins went 0-for-4 on the power-play while the Penguins went 0-for-3.

Dougie Hamilton led the Bruins with 6 hits. Zdeno Chara led the Bruins with 3 blocked shots.

Brett Connolly and Brian Ferlin were out of the Bruins lineup.

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 36-22-10 with 82 points. The next game for the Bruins is tomorrow at the Washington Capitals, at 7:30pm ET.

No comments: