New York Islanders
Zdeno Chara scored the tie-breaking goal early in the third period and Tuukka Rask made 24 saves, lifting the Boston Bruins to a 4-2 win over the New York Islanders on Friday night.
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A late surge by the Bruins gave them the win in New York.
The Bruins came from behind to tie the Islanders before giving up a goal late in the third period.
The Boston Bruins are fighting to increase their slim lead in the Northeast Division, and another home victory over the slumping New York Islanders would extend that edge.
On the day of the NHL Trade Deadline, Felger and Massarotti break down the moves made by the Bruins. How much improvement was made to this Bruins team?
Tim Thomas started the day with 27 shutouts. No. 28 might have been the easiest in his stellar NHL career.
Beersy and Coach Julien got a little too into the compete level mantra prior to Bruins Islanders.
Who says that being declared out for the season with post-concussion syndrome means that former Bruins star playmaking center Marc Savard still can’t record a few assists over the course of Boston’s title-defense season?
Nathan Horton had two goals and an assist, and Tuukka Rask stopped 24 shots to earn his first win of the season and lead the Boston Bruins to a 6-2 victory over the New York Islanders.