Recap - Bruins Defeat New York 2-1
|Recap - Bruins Defeat New York 2-1|
The Bruins earned a 2-1 victory over the Rangers on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
Bettors who backed the Bruins were rewarded as +117 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
Boston got goals from Dennis Seidenberg and Patrice Bergeron in the victory. Seidenberg opened the scoring at 4:00 of the second period.
Tim Thomas turned in a 33-save effort for the Bruins.
New York got a goal from Marian Gaborik in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 19 of 21 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Boston scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 34-21.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Rangers will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.