Recap - Bruins Defeat New Jersey 4-3
|Recap - Bruins Defeat New Jersey 4-3|
The Bruins earned a 4-3 victory over the Devils on Tuesday at TD Garden.
The Bruins were a -185 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Boston got goals from Shawn Thornton, Chris Kelly, Benoit Pouliot, and Brad Marchand in the victory. Kelly opened the scoring at 14:52 of the second period.
Tim Thomas stopped 27 of 30 New Jersey shots in the victory.
Nick Palmieri (2) and David Clarkson scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
Johan Hedberg stopped 33 of 37 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-2, while the Devils were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 37-30.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Columbus looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head on the road to face Buffalo.