Boston Ices Ottawa 6-0 - Recap
The battle between the Bruins and Senators didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Ottawa was handed a 6-0 defeat on Tuesday at TD Garden.
Boston was favored by -168 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Boston got goals from Patrice Bergeron (3), Blake Wheeler, Brad Marchand, and Tyler Seguin in the victory. Bergeron opened the scoring at 3:33 of the first period.
Tim Thomas turned in a 31-save effort for the Bruins.
Brian Elliott stopped 22 of 27 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Boston scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Ottawa went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Ottawa 39-31 in the game.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flyers. The Senators will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.