Bruins win season opener, defeat Stars 2-1
Yesterday, the Boston Bruins began their 2019-20 NHL season by visiting the Dallas Stars, and came away with a 2-1 win.
Game highlights video
In the first period, at 1:09, Bruins Brett Ritchie scored his 1st goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 5:59, Bruins Danton Heinen scored his 1st goal of the season, a power-play goal, giving the Bruins a 2-0 lead.
In the second period, at 7:55, Stars Roope Hintz scored, cutting the Bruins lead to 2-1.
There were no other goals scored.
Tuukka Rask played in net for the Bruins and made 28 saves on 29 shots. Rask is now 1-0 with a 1.00 GAA and a .966 save percentage this season.
David Krejci and Steven Kampfer were scratched and did not play for the Bruins.
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 1-0-0 with 2 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday when they visit the Arizona Coyotes, at 9pm ET.