Bruins nip Islanders

Bruins nip Islanders

Marc Savard scored the shootout winner to lift the Boston Bruins over the New York Islanders 4-3 Saturday night.

Boston won the game as -240 favorites, and the combined score made it OVER the posted over/under (5.5).

Savard, Byron Bitz, and Matt Hunwick scored in regulation for the Bruins. Tuukka Rask made 35 saves for the win.

Jon Sim, Radek Martinek, and John Tavares tallied for the Islanders. Dwayne Roloson stopped 27 shots in the loss.