Recap - Hurricanes Defeat Boston 4-2
|Recap - Hurricanes Defeat Boston 4-2|
Jiri Tlusty was the difference, potting a pair for Carolina on Saturday as the Hurricanes skated off with a 4-2 victory over the Bruins at PNC Arena.
Carolina won as a +145 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Carolina got goals from Jiri Tlusty (2), Joe Corvo, and Jeff Skinner in the victory. Skinner opened the scoring at 19:24 of the first period.
Justin Peters turned in a 28-save effort for the Hurricanes.
Milan Lucic and Tyler Seguin scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Justin Peters.
Tuukka Rask stopped 34 of 37 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Carolina went 2-for-3, while the Bruins were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 38-30.
Next game, Carolina takes its act on the road to face Ottawa looking for another win. For Boston, they head home to face Ottawa.