Eastern Conference First Round Playoffs: Bruins vs Hurricanes Game 5
Today in Game 5 of the Bruins-Hurricanes playoff series, with David Pastrnak back in the lineup, the Bruins came away with a 2-1 win, sending the Hurricanes home and the Bruins move onto round two of the playoffs.
The Bruins got goals from David Krejci (3rd goal of the playoffs) and Patrice Bergeron (2nd goal of the playoffs). Bruins goalie Jaroslav Halak made 23 saves on 24 shots. The Bruins led the game in shots 27-24 and blocked shots 17-10, while the Hurricanes led the game with a 54% faceoff winning percentage and hits 33-27.