Bruins beat Flames 6-4, now on 3-game win streak
Tonight in game #41 of the regular season, the Bruins came away with a 6-4 win over the Calgary Flames.
Game recap video
In the first period, at 7:46, Flames Michael Frolik scored a short-handed goal, giving the Flames a 1-0 lead. At 9:02, Bruins John Moore scored his 2nd goal of the season, a power-play goal, tying the game 1-1. At 14:19, Bruins Jake DeBrusk scored his 12th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 2-1 lead.
In the second period, at 1:05, Flames Elias Lindholm scored, tying the game 2-2. At 1:41, Bruins Brad Marchand scored his 14th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 3-2 lead.
In the third period, at 0:54, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 25th goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 4-2 lead. At 9:27, Flames Johnny Gaudreau scored, cutting the Bruins lead to 4-3. At 13:46, Bruins Jake DeBrusk scored his 13th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 5-3 lead. At 16:27, Flames Mikael Backlund scored, cutting the Bruins lead to 5-4. At 18:10, Bruins Brad Marchand scored his 15th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 6-4 lead.
Jaroslav Halak played in net for the Bruins and made 33 saves on 37 shots.
The Bruins led the game in hits 27-22 and blocked shots 16-13. The Flames led the game with a 60% faceoff percentage and in shots 37-27. The Bruins went 2-for-4 on the power-play while the Flames went 0-for-4.
Jake DeBrusk led the Bruins with 6 shots and 3 blocked shots. Noel Acciari led the Bruins with 6 hits.
David Backes, Steven Kampfer and Joakim Nordstrom were scratched for the Bruins.
Three stars of the game
1) Bruins forward Jake DeBrusk
2) Flames forward Johnny Gaudreau
3) Bruins forward Brad Marchand
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 23-14-4 with 50 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday, when they host the Buffalo Sabres, at 7pm ET.