Anaheim Falls 3-2 to Bruins - Recap
Boston earned a 3-2 victory over Anaheim on Thursday, but needed a shootout to do it at TD Garden.
The Bruins were a -144 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
The win was clinched by Jarome Iginla, who beat Jonas Hiller in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Boston. Boston got goals from Zdeno Chara and Carl Soderberg in the victory. Soderberg opened the scoring at 12:45 of the second period.
Tuukka Rask turned in a 21-save effort for the Bruins.
Mathieu Perreault and Devante Smith-Pelly scored for the Ducks, finding the net behind Tuukka Rask.
Jonas Hiller stopped 21 of 23 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Boston scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Anaheim went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Anaheim, they head on the road to face Buffalo.