New York Falls 3-2 to Bruins - Recap
|New York Falls 3-2 to Bruins - Recap|
The Bruins beat New York 3-2 on Wednesday, earning a victory backstopped by Tim Thomas's Tim ThomasSaves saves.
Bettors who backed the Bruins were rewarded as -232 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Dennis Seidenberg, Shawn Thornton, and Gregory Campbell each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Thornton opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 19:59 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Daniel Paille and Gregory Campbell.
Tim Thomas turned in a 30-save effort for the Bruins.
Michael Grabner (2) scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
Rick DiPietro stopped 30 of 33 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-5, while the Islanders were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 33-32.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Ottawa looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Pittsburgh.