Boston vs Ottawa Recap - Bruins Win 5-3

Boston vs Ottawa Recap - Bruins Win 5-3

Boston earned a 5-3 victory over Ottawa behind a 2-goal performance from Patrice Bergeron on Saturday at Scotiabank Place.

Boston won as a -111 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Boston got goals from Patrice Bergeron (2), David Krejci, Brad Marchand, and Carter Camper in the victory. Bergeron opened the scoring at 3:46 of the first period.

Tim Thomas turned in a 27-save effort for the Bruins.

Daniel Alfredsson (2) and Erik Karlsson scored for the Senators, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.

Alex Auld stopped 33 of 37 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Boston scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Ottawa went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.

Ottawa lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 38-30.