Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Ducks defeat Bruins, ending Bruins point streak


Boston Bruins Game 48: Anaheim Ducks @ Boston Bruins game recap video, on January 30, 2018.
On Tuesday the Bruins had their point streak snapped as the Anaheim Ducks beat the Bruins 3-1.

Quick game summary
In the first period, at 9:04, Ducks Jakob Silfverberg scored, giving the Ducks a 1-0 lead. At 13:59, Ducks Adam Henrique scored a power-play goal, giving the Ducks a 2-0 lead.

In the second period, no scoring happened.

In the third period, at 19:18, Bruins Ryan Spooner scored his 8th goal of the season, cutting the Ducks lead to 2-1. At 19:53, Ducks Adam Henrique scored an empty net goal, giving the Ducks a 3-1 lead.

Game notes
Anton Khudobin played in net and made 24 saves on 26 shots. Khudobin is now 10-3-4 with a 2.36 GAA and a .924 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game in shots 31-27. The Ducks led the game with a 57% faceoff percentage, in hits 33-23 and blocked shots 16-9. The Bruins went 0-for-4 on the power-play while the Ducks went 1-for-2.

Torey Krug led the Bruins with 6 shots. Frank Vatrano led the Bruins with 3 hits.

Brad Marchand, Noel Acciari, Charlie McAvoy and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Ducks defenseman Cam Fowler
2) Ducks goalie John Gibson
3) Bruins defenseman Torey Krug

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 29-11-8 with 66 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 7-1-2 in their last ten games and their home record is now 16-6-4 this season. The next game for the Bruins is on Thursday, when they host the St. Louis Blues, at 7pm ET.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Bruins continue point streak, beat Senators


Boston Bruins Game 47: Boston Bruins @ Ottaawa Senators game recap video, on January 25, 2018.
On Thursday, the Bruins visited the Ottawa Senators, without forward Brad Marchand as he serves his suspension, and held on for a 3-2 win to extend their point streak to 18 games.

Quick game summary
In the first period, at 12:00, Senators Thomas Chabot scored, giving the Senators a 1-0 lead.

In the second period, at 11:35, Bruins Danton Heinen scored his 11th goal of the season, a power-play goal, tying the game 1-1.

In the third period, at 1:58, Bruins Tim Schaller scored his 6th goal of the season, a short-handed goal, giving the Bruins a 2-1 lead. Only 20 seconds later, at 2:18, Senators Ryan Dzingel scored a power-play goal, tying the game 2-2. At 8:41, Bruins Jake DeBrusk scored his 11th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 3-2 lead.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 21 saves on 23 shots. Rask is now 19-8-4 with a 2.16 GAA and a .922 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game in shots 44-23. The Senators led the game with a 51% faceoff percentage, in hits 38-25 and blocked shots 15-13. The Bruins went 1-for-1 on the power-play while the Senators went 1-for-4.

Patrice Bergeron, David Backes, Danton Heinen, Jake DeBrusk, David Pastrnak and Zdeno Chara all led the Bruins with 4 shots each. Ryan Spooner, Frank Vatrano, Zdeno Chara, Adam McQuaid and Kevan Miller all led the Bruins with 3 hits each. Brandon Carlo led the Bruins with 3 blocked shots.

Brad Marchand, Noel Acciari, Charlie McAvoy and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron
2) Senators defenseman Dion Phaneuf
3) Senators goalie Mike Condon

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 29-10-8 with 66 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 8-0-2 in their last ten games and their road record is now 13-5-4 this season. The next game for the Bruins is on Tuesday, when they host the Anaheim Ducks, at 7pm ET.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Brad Marchand suspended 5 games

Today it was announced that Bruins forward Brad Marchand has been suspended for 5 games for elbowing New Jersey Devils forward Marcus Johansson on January 23rd.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Rask leads Bruins to 3-2 win over Devils


Boston Bruins Game 46: New Jersey Devils @ Boston Bruins game recap video, on January 23, 2018.
On Tuesday, the Bruins extended their point streak to 17 games with a 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils.

Quick game summary
In the first period, no scoring happened.

In the second period, at 2:05, Devils Miles Wood scored, giving the Devils a 1-0 lead. At 7:03, Bruins Riley Nash scored his 7th goal of the season, tying the game 1-1. At 9:03, Devils Damon Severson scored, giving the Devils a 2-1 lead. At 12:53, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 20th goal of the season, a power-play goal, tying the game 2-2. At 19:27, Bruins Brad Marchand scored his 21st goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 3-2 lead.

In the third period, no scoring happened.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 37 saves on 39 shots. Rask is now 18-8-4 with a 2.16 GAA and a .923 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game with a 61% faceoff percentage, in hits 31-30 and blocked shots 11-9. The Devils led the game in shots 39-24. The Bruins went 1-for-4 on the power-play while the Devils went 0-for-4.

Brad Marchand and Sean Kuraly led the Bruins with 4 shots each. David Backes led the Bruins with 4 hits. Brandon Carlo led the Bruins with 3 blocked shots.

Charlie McAvoy, Frank Vatrano and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask
2) Bruins forward Brad Marchand
3) Devils defenseman Damon Severson

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 28-10-8 with 64 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 8-0-2 in their last ten games and their home record is now 16-5-4 this season. The next game for the Bruins is on Thursday, when they visit the Ottawa Senators, at 7:30pm ET.

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Bruins continue point streak, beat Montreal 4-1 again


Boston Bruins Game 45: Boston Bruins @ Montreal Canadiens game recap video, on January 20, 2018.
On Saturday the Bruins visited the Montreal Canadiens, facing off against their hated rivals (although this season there hasn't been much if any hate during their games against each other) for the third time in a week. As the Bruins won the first two games, the Bruins continued their winning ways with a 4-1 win over the Canadiens up in Montreal to continue their point streak to 16 games. The Bruins point streak is now tied for the 6th longest in Boston Bruins history.

Quick game summary
In the first period, no scoring happened.

In the second period, at 11:29, Canadiens Max Pacioretty scored, giving the Canadiens a 1-0 lead. At 14:09, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 19th goal of the season, tying the game 1-1. At 15:56, Bruins Torey Krug scored his 7th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 2-1 lead.

In the third period, at 17:03, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 20th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 3-1 lead. At 19:25, Bruins Riley Nash scored his 6th goal of the season, an empty-net goal, giving the Bruins a 4-1 lead.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 24 saves on 25 shots. Rask is now 17-8-4 with a 2.17 GAA and a .921 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game with a 62% faceoff percentage and in shots 31-25. The Canadiens led the game in hits 43-32 and blocked shots 22-13. The Bruins went 0-for-3 on the power-play while the Canadiens went 0-for-1.

David Pastrnak led the Bruins with 8 shots. Tim Schaller led the Bruins with 5 hits. Noel Acciari and Tim Schaller led the Bruins with 2 blocked shots each.

Kevan Miller, Frank Vatrano and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward David Pastrnak
2) Bruins defenseman Torey Krug
3) Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 27-10-8 with 62 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 7-0-3 in their last ten games and their road record is now 12-5-4 this season. The next game for the Bruins is on Tuesday, when they host the New Jersey Devils, at 7pm ET.

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Bruins beat Islanders 5-2


Boston Bruins Game 44: Boston Bruins @ New York Islanders game recap video, on January 18, 2018.
On Thursday night the Bruins visited the New York Islanders and continued their point streak as they beat the Islanders 5-2.

Quick game summary
In the first period, at 7:35, Islanders Jordan Eberle scored, giving the Islanders a 1-0 lead. At 13:41, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 17th goal of the season, tying the game 1-1.

In the second period, at 9:47, Bruins Ryan Spooner scored his 7th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 2-1 lead. At 13:49, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 18th goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 3-1 lead.

In the third period, at 3:45, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 19th goal of the season, recording a hat trick and giving the Bruins a 4-1 lead. At 14:24, Islanders John Tavares scored, cutting the Bruins lead to 4-2. At 18:59, Bruins Brad Marchand scored his 20th goal of the season, an empty-net goal, giving the Bruins a 5-2 lead.

Game notes
Anton Khudobin played in net and made 22 saves on 24 shots. Khudobin is now 10-2-4 with a 2.38 GAA and a .924 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game in shots 34-24, hits 26-19 and blocked shots 15-11. The Islanders led the game with a 51% faceoff percentage. The Bruins went 1-for-1 on the power-play while the Islanders went 0-for-2.

Patrice Bergeron and David Krejci led the Bruins with 4 shots each. Sean Kuraly, Noel Acciari, Tim Schaller and Zdeno Chara led the Bruins with 3 hits each. Tim Schaller and Zdeno Chara led the Bruins with 4 blocked shots each.

Kevan Miller, Frank Vatrano and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron
2) Bruins forward Brad Marchand
3) Islanders forward Jordan Eberle

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 26-10-8 with 60 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 7-0-3 in their last ten games and their road record is now 11-5-4 this season. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday, when they visit the Montreal Canadiens, at 7pm ET.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Bruins beat Canadiens 4-1


Boston Bruins Game 43: Montreal Canadiens @ Boston Bruins game recap video, on January 17, 2018.
Tonight Claude Julien returned to Boston for the first time since his firing as Bruins coach to coach his Montreal Canadiens against the Boston Bruins. Unfortunately for Julien, the Bruins came away with a big 4-1 win over the Canadiens.

Quick game summary
In the first period, at 0:31, Canadiens Jakub Jerabek scored, giving the Canadiens an early 1-0 lead. At 6:50, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 18th goal of the season, tying the game 1-1.

In the second period, at 2:37, Bruins Ryan Spooner scored his 6th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 2-1 lead.

In the third period, at 3:40, Bruins Brad Marchand scored his 19th goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 3-1 lead. At 16:46, Bruins David Krejci scored his 8th goal of the season, an empty-net goal, giving the Bruins a 4-1 lead.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 21 saves on 22 shots. Rask is now 16-8-4 with a 2.21 GAA and a .920 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game with a 57% faceoff percentage and in shots 32-22. The Canadiens led the game in blocked shots 21-10. Both teams had 32 hits. The Bruins went 1-for-3 on the power-play while the Canadiens went 0-for-2.

Ryan Spooner, David Pastrnak and Adam McQuaid led the Bruins with 4 shots each. Sean Kuraly led the Bruins with 5 hits. Charlie McAvoy led the Bruins with 2 blocked shots.

Kevan Miller, Frank Vatrano and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron
2) Bruins forward Brad Marchand
3) Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 25-10-8 with 58 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 7-0-3 in their last ten games and their home record is now 15-5-4 this season. The next game for the Bruins is tomorrow (Thursday), when they visit the New York Islanders, at 7pm ET.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Stars beat Bruins in overtime 3-2


Boston Bruins Game 42: Dallas Stars @ Boston Bruins game recap video, on January 15, 2018.
On Monday, the Bruins hosted the Dallas Stars and the game went into overtime where ex-Bruin, now Stars star, Tyler Seguin scored the game-winning goal with some patient beautiful moves. The Bruins continue to accumulate points with each game and obviously that's good and could be huge down the stretch run.

Quick game summary
In the first period, no scoring happened.

In the second period, at 3:49, Stars Stephen Johns scored, giving the Stars a 1-0 lead. At 8:15, Stars Alexander Radulov scored, giving the Stars a 2-0 lead. At 16:28, Bruins captain Zdeno Chara scored his 4th goal of the season, cutting the Stars lead to 2-1.

In the third period, at 11:21, Bruins Ryan Spooner scored his 5th goal of the season, tying the game 2-2.

In overtime, at 2:59, Stars Tyler Seguin scored, winning the game for the Stars 3-2.

Game notes
Anton Khudobin played in net and made 29 saves on 32 shots. Khudobin is now 9-2-4 with a 2.40 GAA and a .924 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game with a 52% faceoff percentage. The Stars led the game in blocked shots 13-9. Both teams had 32 shots and 32 hits. The Bruins went 0-for-4 on the power-play while the Stars went 0-for-2.

Patrice Bergeron, Ryan Spooner and Brad Marchand all led the Bruins with 4 shots each. Kevan Miller led the Bruins with 6 hits. Zdeno Chara led the Bruins with 4 blocked shots.

Frank Vatrano and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Stars forward Tyler Seguin
2) Stars forward Jamie Benn
3) Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 24-10-8 with 56 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 7-0-3 in their last ten games and their home record is now 14-5-4 this season. The next game for the Bruins is on Wednesday, when they host the Montreal Canadiens, at 7:30pm ET.

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Bruins beat Montreal in shootout 4-3


Boston Bruins Game 41: Boston Bruins @ Montreal Canadiens game recap video, on January 13, 2018.
On Saturday the Bruins had their first meeting this season with their hated rivals, the Montreal Canadiens and it was also the first time now Montreal coach Claude Julien was facing his former team since his firing. It was a good back and forth game that would eventually go into a shootout where surprisingly the Bruins would come out on top 4-3.

Quick game summary
In the first period, at 3:22, Canadiens Max Pacioretty scored, giving the Canadiens a 1-0 lead. At 17:40, Bruins Brad Marchand scored his 18th goal of the season, a power-play goal tying the game 1-1.

In the second period, at 2:55, Bruins Jake DeBrusk scored his 10th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 2-1 lead. At 5:45, Canadiens Nicolas Deslauriers scored, tying the game 2-2. At 8:51, Canadiens Alex Galchenyuk scored a power-play goal, giving the Canadiens a 3-2 lead. At 17:42, Bruins David Krejci scored his 7th goal of the season, tying the game 3-3.

In the third period, no scoring happened. It wouldn't be a Montreal game if one of their players wasn't caught diving, as Canadiens Jeff Petry got called for unsportsmanlike conduct, aka diving, at 7:04.

In overtime, no scoring happened.

In the shootout, in the first round, Canadiens Paul Byron scored and Bruins Jake DeBrusk scored. In the fourth round, Bruins Brad Marchand scored to win it for the Bruins 4-3.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 27 saves on 30 shots. Rask is now 15-8-4 with a 2.25 GAA and a .919 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game with a 56% faceoff percentage, shots 32-30 and blocked shots 15-14. The Canadiens led the game in hits 41-36. The Bruins went 1-for-1 on the power-play while the Canadiens went 1-for-4.

David Backes led the Bruins with 5 shots. David Backes and Kevan Miller led the Bruins with 5 hits each. Brandon Carlo led the Bruins with 4 blocked shots.

Frank Vatrano and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward Brad Marchand
2) Canadiens forward Alex Galchenyuk
3) Canadiens forward Nicolas Deslauriers

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 24-10-7 with 55 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 8-0-2 in their last ten games and their road record is now 10-5-4 this season. The next game for the Bruins is on Monday, when they host the Dallas Stars, at 1pm ET.

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Penguins beat Bruins in overtime 6-5


Boston Bruins Game 40: Boston Bruins @ Pittsburgh Penguins game recap video, on January 7, 2018.
On Sunday the Bruins found themselves down 3-1 to the Pittsburgh Penguins after the first period. The Bruins would take a 5-3 lead in the second period, but the Penguins would make it 5-4 before the end of the second period. The game would go into overtime where Evgeni Malkin scored the game-winning goal for the Penguins.

Quick game summary
In the first period, at 1:51, Bruins Ryan Spooner scored his 4th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 3:53, Penguins Jamie Oleksiak scored, tying the game 1-1. At 11:04, Penguins Phil Kessel scored a power-play goal giving the Penguins a 2-1 lead. At 13:27, Penguins Kris Letang scored, giving the Penguins a 3-1 lead.

In the second period, at 7:18, Bruins Brad Marchand scored his 17th goal of the season, cutting the Penguins lead to 3-2. At 8:18, Bruins Noel Acciari scored his 6th goal of the season, tying the game 3-3. At 12:14, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 17th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 4-3 lead. At 17:08, Bruins David Backes scored his 8th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 5-3 lead. At 19:56, Penguins Evgeni Malkin scored a power-play goal, cutting the Bruins lead to 5-4.

In the third period, at 2:54, Penguins Riley Sheahan scored, tying the game 5-5.

In overtime, at 2:51, Penguins Evgeni Malkin scored, winning the game 6-5 for the Penguins.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 29 saves on 35 shots. Rask is now 14-8-4 with a 2.23 GAA and a .920 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game with a 52% faceoff percentage. The Penguins led the game in shots 35-25, hits 36-28 and blocked shots 18-15. The Bruins went 0-for-2 on the power-play while the Penguins went 2-for-3.

David Backes and Brad Marchand led the Bruins with 4 shots each. Sean Kuraly and Tim Schaller led the Bruins with 5 hits each. Riley Nash and Kevan Miller led the Bruins with 3 blocked shots each.

Frank Vatrano and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin
2) Penguins forward Sidney Crosby
3) Bruins forward Brad Marchand

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 23-10-7 with 53 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 8-0-2 in their last ten games and their road record is now 9-5-4 this season. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday, when they visit the Montreal Canadiens, at 7pm ET.

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Bergeron's 4 goals lead Bruins over Hurricanes


Boston Bruins Game 39: Carolina Hurricanes @ Boston Bruins game recap video, on January 6, 2018.
On Saturday night the Bruins offense came alive, especially the Bergeron-Marchand-Pastrnak line, as the Bruins exploded with five goals in the first period and finished the game with a 7-1 win over the Hurricanes. Patrice Bergeron finished the game with 4 goals (2nd career hat trick and 1st 4-goal game of his NHL career) and 1 assist. Bergeron also recorded his 700th career point on his 2nd goal in the game, making him the 7th Bruins player to reach 700 career points. Brad Marchand finished the game with 4 assists. David Pastrnak finished the game with 1 goal and 2 assists.

Quick game summary
In the first period, at 3:14, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 13th goal of the season, a short-handed goal, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 5:43, Bruins Riley Nash scored his 5th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 2-0 lead. At 7:09, Hurricanes Jordan Staal scored a power-play goal, cutting the Bruins lead to 2-1. At 9:04, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 16th goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 3-1 lead. At 10:22, Bruins Jake DeBrusk scored his 9th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 4-1 lead. At 14:34, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 14th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 5-1 lead.

In the second period, at 5:36, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 15th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 6-1 lead. At 10:45, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 16th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 7-1 lead.

In the third period, no scoring happened.

Game notes
Anton Khudobin played in net and made 27 saves on 28 shots. Khudobin is now 9-2-3 with a 2.37 GAA and a .925 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game with a 62% faceoff percentage and shots 30-28. Both teams had 20 hits and 14 blocked shots. The Bruins went 1-for-2 on the power-play while the Hurricanes went 1-for-3.

Patrice Bergeron led the Bruins with 7 shots. Ryan Spooner, Zdeno Chara and Kevan Miller all led the Bruins with 3 hits each. Zdeno Chara led the Bruins with 3 blocked shots.

Frank Vatrano and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron
2) Bruins forward Brad Marchand
3) Bruins forward David Pastrnak

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 23-10-6 with 52 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 8-0-2 in their last ten games and their home record is now 14-5-3 this season. The next game for the Bruins is tomorrow (Sunday), when they visit the Pittsburgh Penguins, at 7:30pm ET.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Anders Bjork assigned to Providence (AHL)

Anders Bjork
It was announced today that Bruins forward Anders Bjork was assigned to Providence (AHL). This season, Bjork has played in 28 games for the Bruins, has scored 4 goals and recorded 8 assists for a total of 12 points.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Bruins beat Islanders 5-1


Boston Bruins Game 38: Boston Bruins @ New York Islanders game recap video, on January 2, 2018.
On Tuesday, the Bruins visited the New York Islanders and their offense came alive in the third period, putting up three goals, to beat the Islanders 5-1. The Bruins are now on a 2-game winning streak and 7-1-2 in their last 10 games.

Quick game summary
In the first period, at 8:17, Bruins Danton Heinen scored his 10th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 9:30, Islanders Jordan Eberle scored, tying the game 1-1.

In the second period, at 8:28, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 12th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 2-1 lead.

In the third period, at 9:04, Bruins Brad Marchand scored his 16th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 3-1 lead. At 15:02, Bruins Tim Schaller scored his 5th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 4-1 lead. At 17:47, Bruins Noel Acciari scored his 5th goal of the season, an empty-net goal, giving the Bruins a 5-1 lead.

Game notes
Tuukka Rask played in net and made 25 saves on 26 shots. Rask is now 14-8-3 with a 2.09 GAA and a .925 save percentage this season.

The Bruins led the game with a 60% faceoff percentage and in shots 38-26. The Islanders led the game in hits 25-18. Both teams had 18 blocked shots. The Bruins went 0-for-3 on the power-play while the Islanders went 0-for-4.

Brad Marchand and David Pastrnak led the Bruins with 5 shots each. Kevan Miller led the Bruins with 3 hits. David Krejci and Charlie McAvoy led the Bruins with 3 blocked shots each.

Anders Bjork, Frank Vatrano and Paul Postma were scratched for the Bruins.

Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward Brad Marchand
2) Bruins forward Danton Heinen
3) Bruins forward David Backes

Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 22-10-6 with 50 points this season and are in 2nd place in the Atlantic division. The Bruins are 7-1-2 in their last ten games and their road record is now 9-5-3 this season. The next game for the Bruins is on Thursday, when they host the Florida Panthers, at 7pm ET.

*Update: Thursday's game vs the Panthers has been postponed due to the weather in Boston. The date and time of the rescheduled game will be announced at a later date. The Bruins next game is on Saturday, when they host the Carolina Hurricanes, at 7pm ET.