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Ottawa Falls 5-3 to Bruins - Recap

Boston skated to a 5-3 victory over Ottawa on Tuesday in NHL action at TD Garden.

Boston was favored by -190 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

Boston got goals from Daniel Paille, Johnny Boychuk, Chris Kelly, Patrice Bergeron, and Milan Lucic in the victory. Lucic opened the scoring at 7:12 of the first period.

Tim Thomas stopped 23 of 26 Ottawa shots in the victory.

Ottawa got goals from Nick Foligno, Jared Cowen, and Stephane Da Costa in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Ottawa got a 36-stop effort from Craig Anderson in the loss.

On the power play, Boston went 1-for-7, while the Senators were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Boston outshot Ottawa 41-26 in the game.

Boston heads into a battle against the Maple Leafs. Ottawa, meanwhile, will have their next action against Montreal.