Carolina Ices Boston 3-2 - Recap
The Hurricanes beat Boston 3-2 on Wednesday, earning a victory backstopped by Cam Ward's 26 saves.
Carolina was an underdog by +115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Carolina got goals from Joni Pitkanen, Anthony Stewart, and Jiri Tlusty in the victory. Pitkanen opened the scoring at 0:42 of the second period.
Cam Ward stopped 26 of 28 Boston shots in the victory.
Brad Marchand and Tyler Seguin scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Cam Ward.
Tim Thomas stopped 31 of 34 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Carolina scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Boston went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 34-28.
Next game, Carolina takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Chicago.