Boston vs New York Wrap - Boston Wins 6-3
|Boston vs New York Wrap - Boston Wins 6-3|
The Islanders came up short Monday against the Bruins, falling 6-3.
Boston won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got goals from Zdeno Chara, Loui Eriksson, Patrice Bergeron, Carl Soderberg, Brad Marchand, and Reilly Smith in the victory. Eriksson opened the scoring at 7:47 of the first period.
Chad Johnson turned in a 34-save effort for the Bruins.
Frans Nielsen, Kyle Okposo, and Michael Grabner scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Chad Johnson.
New York got a 30-stop effort from Kevin Poulin in the loss.
Boston scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face New York.