Monday, February 29, 2016

Lightning beat Bruins 4-1

02/28/2016 Lightning @ Bruins Three Stars of the Game
02/28/2016 Lightning @ Bruins Three Stars of the Game. Watch the game recap video here.
The Lightning had little to no trouble getting past the Bruins on Sunday night, 4-1.

Quick game summary
In the first period, Bruins Kevan Miller scored his 5th goal of the season, making the score 1-0 Bruins. Later, Lightning Alex Killorn scored a power-play goal, tying the game 1-1. Later, Lightning Ryan Callahan scored, making the score 2-1 Lightning.

In the second period, Lightning Ryan Callahan scored a power-play goal, making the score 3-1 Lightning. Later, Lightning Steven Stamkos scored on a penalty shot, making the score 4-1 Lightning.

In the third period, no scoring happened.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 26 saves on 30 shots. Rask is now 24-18-5 with a 2.56 GAA and a .917 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game in shots 33-30 and hits 20-18. The Lightning led the game in faceoff wins 34-31 and blocked shots 19-7. The Bruins went 0-for-6 on the power-play while the Lightning went 2-for-3.

Joe Morrow led the Bruins with 6 shots. Zac Rinaldo led the Bruins with 3 hits. Matt Beleskey led the Bruins with 2 blocked shots.

Tyler Randell, Max Talbot and Zach Trotman were scratched and did not play.

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 34-23-6 with 74 points this season. The Bruins are now 13-16-3 at home this season. The Bruins are 6-4-0 in their last 10 games. The next game for the Bruins is on Tuesday, when they host the Calgary Flames, at 7pm ET.

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