Recap - Bruins Defeat Chicago 3-2
|Recap - Bruins Defeat Chicago 3-2|
The Blackhawks came up short Saturday against the Bruins, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Boston was an underdog by +115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
The win was clinched by Tyler Seguin, who beat Corey Crawford in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Boston. Chris Kelly and Nathan Horton each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Kelly opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 1:33 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Rich Peverley and Andrew Ference.
Tim Thomas turned in a 27-save effort for the Bruins.
Chicago got goals from Bryan Bickell and Patrick Kane in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Chicago got a 35-stop effort from Corey Crawford in the loss.
Boston scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Chicago went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Chicago lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 37-29.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Carolina looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Phoenix.