Carolina vs Boston Wrap - Boston Wins 3-2

Carolina vs Boston Wrap - Boston Wins 3-2

The Bruins beat Carolina 3-2 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Chad Johnson's 22 saves.

The Bruins were a -195 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.

Zdeno Chara, David Krejci, and Reilly Smith each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Chara opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 14:49 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Milan Lucic and Torey Krug.

Chad Johnson stopped 22 of 24 Carolina shots in the victory.

Carolina got goals from Patrick Dwyer and Andrej Sekera in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Carolina got a 35-stop effort from Cam Ward in the loss.

On the power play, Boston went 1-for-5, while the Hurricanes were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.

Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 38-24.

Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Carolina, they head home to face Ottawa.