Pastrnak and Halak lead Bruins to 3-1 win over Ducks
Tonight in game #35 of the regular season, the Bruins defeated the Anaheim Ducks 3-1.
Game recap video
In the first period, no scoring happened.
In the second period, at 8:19, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 22nd goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 18:05, Bruins Torey Krug scored his 4th goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 2-0 lead.
In the third period, at 5:21, Bruins David Krejci scored his 7th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 3-0 lead. At 15:44, Ducks Josh Mahura scored, cutting the Bruins lead to 3-1.
Jaroslav Halak played in net for the Bruins and made 24 saves on 25 shots.
The Bruins led the game in shots 31-25. The Ducks led the game with a 55% faceoff percentage and in hits 25-22. Both teams had 10 blocked shots each. The Bruins went 2-for-4 on the power-play while the Ducks went 0-for-4.
Torey Krug led the Bruins with 7 shots. Brandon Carlo led the Bruins with 6 hits and 3 blocked shots.
Jake DeBrusk was scratched for the Bruins.
Three stars of the game
1) Bruins goalie Jaroslav Halak
2) Bruins defenseman Torey Krug
3) Bruins forward David Pastrnak
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 19-12-4 with 42 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday, when they host the Nashville Predators, at 1pm ET.