Jets beat Bruins in shootout 4-3
Tonight in game #50 of the regular season, the Bruins fell to the Winnipeg Jets in a shootout 4-3.
Game recap video
In the first period, at 9:49, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 15th goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 13:53, Jets Josh Morrissey scored a power-play goal, tying the game1-1. At 18:33, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 28th goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 2-1 lead.
In the second period, no scoring happened.
In the third period, at 4:27, Jets Kyle Connor scored, tying the game 2-2. At 5:01, Jets Kyle Connor scored, giving the Jets a 3-2 lead. At 11:39, Bruins Patrice Bergeron scored his 16th goal of the season, tying the game 3-3.
In overtime, no one scored.
In the shootout, Jets Kyle Connor scored in the first round, which ended up being the game-winning goal, winning the game for the Jets 4-3.
Dropping the gloves
There were two fights in this game and both happened in the second period. At 15:47 of the second period, Bruins Kevan Miller dropped the gloves with Jets Adam Lowry. You can watch the Miller vs Lowry fight video here. Then at 16:16, Bruins Trent Frederic dropped the gloves with Jets Brandon Tanev. You can watch the Frederic vs Tanev fight video here.
Jaroslav Halak played in net and made 24 saves on 27 shots.
The Bruins led the game with a 55% faceoff winning percentage and in shots 39-27. The Jets led the game in hits 31-24 and blocked shots 21-16. The Bruins went 1-for-3 on the power-play while the Jets went 1-for-2.
Patrice Bergeron and David Pastrnak led the Bruins with 6 shots each. Noel Acciari led the Bruins with 7 hits. Zdeno Chara led the Bruins with 6 blocked shots.
John Moore and Steven Kampfer were scratched for the Bruins.
Three stars of the game
- Jets forward Kyle Connor
- Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron
- Bruins forward Brad Marchand
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 27-17-6 with 60 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Thursday, when they host the Philadelphia Flyers, at 7pm ET.