Flyers defeat Bruins 3-2 in overtime
Tonight in game #51 of the regular season, the Bruins fell to the Philadelphia Flyers in overtime 3-2.
Game recap video
In the first period, at 3:05, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 29th goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 19:16, Flyers Claude Giroux scored, tying the game 1-1.
In the second period, at 5:11, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 30th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 2-1 lead.
In the third period, at 10:36, Flyers Oskar Lindblom scored a power-play goal, tying the game 2-2.
In overtime, at 2:56, Flyers Travis Sanheim scored a power-play goal, winning the game 3-2 for the Flyers.
Tuukka Rask played in net for the Bruins and made 38 saves on 41 shots.
The Bruins led the game in blocked shots 20-18. The Flyers led the game with a 63% faceoff winning percentage, in shots 41-25 and hits 18-13.
David Pastrnak led the Bruins with 5 shots. Chris Wagner led the Bruins with 3 hits. Joakim Nordstrom, Danton Heinen and Kevan Miller all led the Bruins with 3 blocked shots each.
Noel Acciari, Matt Grzelcyk and Steven Kampfer were scratched for the Bruins.
Three stars of the game
- Flyers defenseman Travis Sanheim
- Bruins forward David Pastrnak
- Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 27-17-7 with 61 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Sunday, when they visit the Washington Capitals, at 12:30pm ET.