2019 Winter Classic: Bruins vs Blackhawks
Today the Bruins faced off against the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2019 NHL Winter Classic and came away with a big 4-2 win.
Game recap video
In the first period, at 8:30, Blackhawks Brendan Perlini scored, giving the Blackhawks a 1-0 lead. At 12:38, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 24th goal of the season, a power-play goal, tying the game 1-1.
In the second period, at 11:24, Blackhawks Dominik Kahun scored, giving the Blackhawks a 2-1 lead. At 18:48, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 13th goal of the season, a power-play goal, tying the game 2-2.
In the third period, at 10:20, Bruins Sean Kuraly scored his 4th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 3-2 lead. At 19:27, Bruins Brad Marchand scored his 13th goal of the season, an empty-net goal, giving the Bruins a 4-2 lead.
Tuukka Rask played in net for the Bruins and made 36 saves on 38 shots.
The Bruins led the game in hits 30-25 and blocked shots 19-13. The Blackhawks led the game with a 56% faceoff percentage and in shots 38-36. The Bruins went 2-for-5 on the power-play while the Blackhawks went 0-for-4.
David Pastrnak led the Bruins with 6 shots. Chris Wagner led the Bruins with 7 hits. Kevan Miller led the Bruins with 4 blocked shots.
David Backes (suspended), Ryan Donato and Steven Kampfer were scratched for the Bruins.
Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward David Pastrnak
2) Blackhawks goalie Cam Ward
3) Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 22-14-4 with 48 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Thursday, when they host the Calgary Flames, at 7pm ET.