Bruins Down Pittsburgh 3-2 - Match Report
|Bruins Down Pittsburgh 3-2 - Match Report|
The Bruins beat Pittsburgh 3-2 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Tuukka Rask's 28 saves.
Boston was favored by -129 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Boston got goals from Zdeno Chara, David Krejci, and Reilly Smith in the victory. Smith opened the scoring at 10:13 of the first period.
Tuukka Rask turned in a 28-save effort for the Bruins.
Pittsburgh got goals from Chris Kunitz and James Neal in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 18 of 21 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-4, while the Penguins were 2-for-7 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 30-21.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head home to face Columbus.