Friday, February 19, 2016

Rinne leads Predators to shutout Bruins 2-0

02/18/2016 Bruins @ Predators Three Stars of the Game
02/18/2016 Bruins @ Predators Three Stars of the Game. Watch the game recap video here.
Last night, Predators goalie Pekka Rinne stopped all 29 shots he faced from the Bruins to get the shutout and lead the Predators past the Bruins.

Quick game summary
In the first period, Predators Craig Smith scored, making the score 1-0 Predators. Later, Predators Filip Forsberg scored, making the score 2-0 Predators.

In the second period, no scoring happened.

In the third period, no scoring happened.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 22 saves on 24 shots. Rask is now 21-17-5 with a 2.59 GAA and a .915 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game in shots 29-24 and hits 22-15. The Predators led the game in faceoff wins 36-31 and blocked shots 20-11. The Bruins went 0-for-4 on the power-play while the Predators went 0-for-2.

Torey Krug led the Bruins with 5 shots.

Joe Morrow, Zac Rinaldo and Max Talbot were scratched and did not play.

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 31-21-6 with 68 points this season. The Bruins are now 19-7-3 on the road this season. The Bruins are 5-4-1 in their last 10 games. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday at the Dallas Stars, at 8pm ET.

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