0:00 That’ll do it. 4-2 Bruins.
5:51 Spooner to Sauve back to Spooner for a decent scoring chance, with Nathan Horton driving hard to the net.
9:09 A bomb from the right point off the stick of Spacek connects with the post to the right of Rask after it snuck through his arm.
12:48 Boychuk with a turnover. Results in a fleury of chances. Rask comes up with the lose puck despite a crowd in front.
14:24 Lots of pressure on Rask. The Habs are picking up the pace.
Third Period 16:43 Habs are on the powerplay. Penalty to Seidenberg
0:38 The habs enter the zone with speed resulting in a 4 on 3 ,with one defenseman pinching. Cammalari and Plekanec some nice work together. Plekanec with the PP goal.
1:01 Matt Hunwick off for the third penalty of the night for the Bruins.
2:15 Lots of traffic in front of Rask. Maxwell, Conboy, and Moen for the Habs. Conboy is the typical Hab.
4:49 Bergeron with a nice pass to Seguin who rips a wrist shot from the top of the right circle. Decent shot but pretty easy save.
7:55 Shorthanded goal by Lapierre. Hunwick pinched and got beat. Seidenberg slid across the ice to prevent a pass but it still made it through to Lapierre
9:09 Bartowski-Boychuk-Seguin-Bergeron-Recchi the first unit out.
Wheeler-Sauve-Caron-Hunwick-Seidenberg the second
9:10 Powerplay Bruins. Hook on Dumont.
10:01 Fight. Conboy and McQuaid. Not a long battle but Conboy goes down after taking a swing. McQuaid landed a punch, Conboy trying to throw more from the ice.
10:02 Habs with some pressure. Nothing serious, puck deflected out of play. Curtis Sanford in net now for the Habs after the whistle.
12:43 Hunwick and Seidenberg mixing it up with some Habs after the whistle
13:46 Icing on the Bruins. Draw in the defensive zone. Habs broadcast impressed with Sauve-Spooner-Horton combination (or I thought that’s what was said)
16:57 Huge left pad save by Rask, as he slides from right to left, to stone a one-time opportunity on the powerplay.
17:00 Wheeler/Reich, Campbell/Caron, Bergeron/Recchi the PK units so far.
17:42 Bergeron with a steal in the neutral zone. Comes in on a clean breakwaway and dekes out Price for a shorthanded goal. 4-0 Bruins.
18:19 Paille off for the first Bruins penalty.
19:05 Wheeler now centering Paille and Caron.
Second Period – Bergeron line out there to start. Seguin on his left wing. Recchi on his right.
0:00 Great Period for the Bruins. 3-0 Lead. Seguin with one assist. Matt Bartowski, who a lot of people are not too familar with, looked good and contributed with two assists. Campbell has a high energy level, looks like a good fourth line guy.
3:01 Dirty hit by Conboy on McQuaid behind the net. McQuaid was in a vulnerable position. McQuaid controlled himself but was tempted to pound him. Powerplay for the Bruins.
4:40 Paille beats the Habs defenseman to a lose puck in the offensive zone. Paille with the puck results in a 3 on 2 for the Bruins. Paille leaves a drop pass for Bergeron, who fakes out Price for the goal. 3-0 Bruins.
6:27 Johnny Boychuk! Blast from the left point after a faceoff win by Seguin. 2-0 Bruins.
6:33 Sauve gets hit with a highstick from Gabriel Dumont. First powerplay.
7:55 Blake Wheeler is wearing the third A. Recchi and Bergeron, as usual, with their A’s.
8:43 Rask looks really good so far.
9:50 Plekanec with speed around the net. Centering pass covered by Rask. Continued pressure from the Habs.
12:00 Sauve-Spooner-Horton with a nice 3 on 3 attack. Sauve went for the tip at the far post. Spooner then had a partial breakaway but the defenseman got a stick on his from behind forcing his shot wide.
14:14 Lots of pressure on Tuuka, who covers up for a faceoff.
18:00 Gregory Campbell, wearing PJ’s 11, with a big hit behind the Montreal net.
18:25 Wow! Horton with a snipe from the right circle. 1-0 Bruins
19:00 Tuukka stones a Hab on a clean breakaway.
20:00 Bergeron line to start the game