Bruins Down Carolina 4-1 - Match Report
|Bruins Down Carolina 4-1 - Match Report|
The Bruins earned a 4-1 victory over the Hurricanes on Monday at PNC Arena.
The Bruins were a -155 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Boston got goals from Johnny Boychuk, Carl Soderberg, Milan Lucic, and Reilly Smith in the victory. Smith opened the scoring at 2:31 of the first period.
Tuukka Rask turned in a 23-save effort for the Bruins.
Tuomo Ruutu scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Tuukka Rask.
Cam Ward stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Boston scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 30-24.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rangers. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.