Boston Skates Past Florida 5-2 - Recap
|Boston Skates Past Florida 5-2 - Recap|
The Bruins beat Florida 5-2 on Sunday, earning a victory backstopped by Chad Johnson's 20 saves.
Bettors who backed the Bruins were rewarded as -145 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Boston got goals from Jarome Iginla, Chris Kelly, Patrice Bergeron, Carl Soderberg, and Torey Krug in the victory. Soderberg opened the scoring at 9:58 of the second period.
Chad Johnson turned in a 20-save effort for the Bruins.
Jimmy Hayes (2) scored for the Panthers, finding the net behind Chad Johnson.
Florida got a 37-stop effort from Roberto Luongo in the loss.
Boston scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Florida went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Florida 42-22 in the game.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.