Ottawa Falls 7-2 to Bruins - Recap
Hockey bettors who backed the Bruins on the moneyline Saturday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as Boston easily handled Ottawa 7-2 at TD Garden.
Boston won as a -159 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got goals from Patrice Bergeron (2), Jarome Iginla, Chris Kelly, Carl Soderberg, Milan Lucic, and Brad Marchand in the victory. Bergeron opened the scoring at 11:36 of the first period.
Chad Johnson turned in a 26-save effort for the Bruins.
Ottawa got goals from Bobby Ryan and Patrick Wiercioch in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ottawa got a 28-stop effort from Craig Anderson in the loss.
Boston scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Ottawa went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Ottawa 42-28 in the game.
Boston heads into a battle against the Sabres. Ottawa, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.