Bergeron’s hat trick leads Bruins to 6-3 win over Senators
Earlier today, the Bruins offense came alive, scoring six goals to get a big 6-3 win over the Ottawa Senators. Bruins Patrice Bergeron had a strong game, finishing the game with a hat trick and a total of 4 points. Bruins David Pastrnak finished the game with two goals and two assists. Bruins Brad Marchand finished the game with three assists.
Game recap video
In the first period, at 0:30, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 2nd goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 17:12, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 3rd goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 2-0 lead.
In the second period, at 2:21, Senators Ryan Dzingel scored, cutting the Bruins lead to 2-1. At 7:08, Bruins Chris Wagner scored his 1st goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 3-1 lead. At 12:13, Senators Ryan Dzingel scored, cutting the Bruins lead to 3-2.
In the third period, at 4:38, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 4th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 4-2 lead. At 16:31, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 2nd goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 5-2 lead. At 17:03, Senators Bobby Ryan scored, cutting the Bruins lead to 5-3. At 18:22, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 3rd goal of the season, an empty-net goal, giving the Bruins a 6-3 lead.
Tuukka Rask played in net for the Bruins and made 28 saves on 31 shots.
The Bruins led the game in hits 18-17. The Senators led the game with a 57% faceoff percentage, in shots 31-30 and blocked shots 14-8. The Bruins went 1-for-2 on the power-play while the Senators went 0-for-3.
David Pastrnak led the Bruins with 6 shots. John Moore led the Bruins with 4 hits. Brandon Carlo and Zdeno Chara led the Bruins with 2 blocked shots each.
Steven Kampfer and Joakim Nordstrom were scratched for the Bruins.
Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron
2) Bruins forward David Pastrnak
3) Senators forward Ryan Dzingel
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 2-1 with 4 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Thursday, when they host the Edmonton Oilers, at 7pm ET.