Boston Ices Florida 3-2 - Recap
The Bruins earned a 3-2 victory over the Panthers on Thursday at BB&T Center.
Boston was favored by -172 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Daniel Paille, Dougie Hamilton, and Reilly Smith each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Paille opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 3:45 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Dennis Seidenberg and Matt Bartkowski.
Tuukka Rask stopped 27 of 29 Florida shots in the victory.
Kris Versteeg and Jesse Winchester scored for the Panthers, finding the net behind Tuukka Rask.
Florida got a 37-stop effort from Tim Thomas in the loss.
On the power play, Boston went 1-for-3, while the Panthers were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Florida 40-29 in the game.
Boston heads into a battle against the Lightning. Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.