Blackhawks end Bruins winning streak
After defeating the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday, the Bruins were looking to extend their winning streak tonight as they hosted the Chicago Blackhawks. The Blackhawks had a 3-0 lead in the third period but the Bruins were able to tie the game up and force overtime, where the Blackhawks would win the game 4-3.
Game highlights video
- In the 1st period, at 18:14, Blackhawks Ryan Carpenter scored a short-handed goal (Blackhawks lead 1-0); and at 18:51, Blackhawks Dylan Strome scored a power-play goal (Blackhawks lead 2-0)
- In the 3rd period, at 0:17, Blackhawks Alex DeBrincat scored (Blackhawks lead 3-0); at 1:49, Bruins Joakim Nordstrom scored his 3rd goal of the season (Blackhawks lead 3-1); at 15:01, Bruins Chris Wagner scored his 2nd goal of the season, a short-handed goal (Blackhawks lead 3-2); at 17:27, Bruins Torey Krug scored his 4th goal of the season (tied game 3-3)
- In overtime, at 0:54, Blackhawks Jonathan Toews scored, winning the game 4-3 for the Blackhawks
Dropping the gloves
In the third period, Bruins John Moore dropped the gloves with Blackhawks Zack Smith after Smith laid out Bruins David Pastrnak with a hit. It was a quick one-sided fight with the more experienced Smith getting the better of Moore.
Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask played in net and made 27 saves on 31 shots.
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 20-3-6 with 46 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday, when they host the Colorado Avalanche, at 7pm ET.