Boston vs Carolina Wrap - Boston Wins 5-3
|Boston vs Carolina Wrap - Boston Wins 5-3|
Boston skated to a 5-3 victory over Carolina on Monday in NHL action at PNC Arena.
Bettors who backed the Bruins were rewarded as -103 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Zdeno Chara, Nathan Horton, David Krejci, Brad Marchand, and Tyler Seguin each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Marchand opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 3:16 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Zdeno Chara and Patrice Bergeron.
Anton Khudobin turned in a 29-save effort for the Bruins.
Carolina got goals from Eric Staal, Jamie McBain, and Jeff Skinner in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Cam Ward stopped 33 of 37 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Boston scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Carolina 38-32 in the game.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track vs Ottawa.