Boston Skates Past Washington 4-3 - Recap
Boston got a 36-save performance from Tim Thomas as the Bruins handed Washington a 4-3 loss on Sunday at Verizon Center.
The Bruins were a -116 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Andrew Ference, David Krejci, Rich Peverley, and Tyler Seguin each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Peverley opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 5:56 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Andrew Ference and Patrice Bergeron.
Tim Thomas turned in a 36-save effort for the Bruins.
Jason Chimera, Alex Ovechkin, and Mike Green scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
Braden Holtby stopped 27 of 31 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 1-for-5, while the Capitals were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Washington outshot Boston 39-31 in the game.