Flyers defeat Bruins 4-3
Tonight in game #47 of the regular season, the Bruins were defeated by the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3.
Game recap video
In the first period, at 4:39, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 27th goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 9:12, Bruins Peter Cehlarik scored his 1st goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 2-0 lead. At 12:44, Flyers Oskar Lindblom scored, cutting the Bruins lead to 2-1.
In the second period, at 5:32, Flyers Sean Couturier scored, tying the game 2-2. At 6:47, Flyers Sean Couturier scored a power-play goal, giving the Flyers a 3-2 lead.
In the third period, at 15:53, Flyers Sean Couturier scored, giving the Flyers a 4-2 lead. At 18:54, Bruins Peter Cehlarik scored his 2nd goal of the season, cutting the Flyers lead to 4-3.
Jaroslav Halak played in net for the Bruins and made 15 saves on 19 shots.
The Bruins led the game with a 57% faceoff winning percentage, in shots 42-19 and hits 18-17. The Flyers led the game in blocked shots 30-8. The Bruins went 1-for-4 on the power-play while the Flyers went 1-for-3.
Patrice Bergeron, David Pastrnak and Matt Grzelcyk all led the Bruins with 5 shots each. Sean Kuraly and Kevan Miller led the Bruins with 3 hits each. Kevan Miller led the Bruins with 3 blocked shots.
David Backes, John Moore and Steven Kampfer were scratched for the Bruins.
Three stars of the game
- Flyers forward Sean Couturier
- Flyers goalie Carter Hart
- Bruins forward Peter Cehlarik
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 26-16-5 with 57 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is tomorrow when they host the St. Louis Blues, at 7pm ET.