All done in Boston. Bruins, 4-3.
18:47 3d period: Bruins 4-3
Thomas Vanek nets the one-timer. Very weak gap control by the Bruins. Crisp cross-ice setup by Jason Pominville. Timeout Bruins.
18:24 3d period: Bruins 4-2
Tuukka Rask strays out to play the puck, but gets help covering it up. Timeout Buffalo. Ryan Miller out.
14:49 3d period: Bruins 4-2
After missing earlier in the shift, Miroslav Satan stays with it, takes a feed from Dennis Wideman, and tucks a shot behind Ryan Miller.
13:32 3d period: Bruins 3-2
Tuukka Rask gloves Jason Pominville’s wrister.
10:01 3d period: Bruins 3-2
Wide-open net for Blake Wheeler. Backhands it wide right.
9:30 3d period: Bruins 3-2
Tuukka Rask dives to break up a Jason Pominville chance. Zdeno Chara had triggered the play with a defensive-zone turnover.
7:40 3d period: Bruins 3-2
Rotten play by Michael Ryder leads to Nathan Gerbe’s goal. Ryder can’t settle the puck on the wall, then sends a backhand tape-to-tape pass for Gerbe in the slot.
7:18 3d period: Bruins 3-1
David Krejci buries a backhand feed by Milan Lucic upstairs. Third point for Krejci. Lucic fends off Derek Roy for the setup.
7:06 3d period: Bruins 2-1
Adam Mair back to the bench. Huge kill by Buffalo.
6:40 3d period: Bruins 2-1
Miroslav Satan’s one-touch attempt goes just wide. Nice setup by Johnny Boychuk.
3:06 3d period: Bruins 2-1
High-sticking on Adam Mair. Milan Lucic getting repairs on the bench.
1:11 3d period: Bruins 2-1
Defensive-zone giveaway leads to Tyler Ennis shot. Tuukka Rask stands tall.
20:00 2d period: Bruins 2-1
Bruins survive a late Lewie in the second. Possibly 20 minutes away from handshakes. Tuukka Rask has yet to allow a third-period goal in the series.
15:23 2d period: Bruins 2-1
Thomas Vanek looking pretty good picking his way around Dennis Wideman for a net-front chance. Tuukka Rask walls up the net.
17:41 2d period: Bruins 2-1
Too many men for the Bruins.
7:50 2d period: Bruins 2-1
Rare complete stretch pass leads to Tyler Ennis backhand chance. Pad stop by Tuukka Rask.
6:34 2d period: Bruins 2-1
Dennis Wideman’s clearing pass thuds off Adam Mair, which leads to a three-on-two the other way. Patrick Kaleta finishes the bang-bang sequence.
5:33 2d period: Bruins 2-0
Marco Sturm gets tangled up with Jason Pominville while trying to sprint away for a shorthanded chance. No interference call.
4:11 2d period: Bruins 2-0
Milan Lucic called for roughing after jousting with Tim Kennedy.
3:30 2d period: Bruins 2-0
Two sparkling chances for David Krejci on the same shift. Krejci driving to the net with a purpose.
1:01 2d period: Bruins 2-0
With Dennis Wideman in front, Mark Recchi shoots a sharp-angle puck through Ryan Miller.
0:16 2d period: Bruins 1-0
Tim Connolly off for tripping. Four-on-three PP coming up.
20:00 1st period: Bruins 1-0
Zdeno Chara caught for roughing at end of first. Wipes out 1:54 of second-period PP on fresh ice by popping Paul Gaustad in scrum. About as inexcusable a penalty as you can find.
19:54 1st period: Bruins 1-0
Delay of game on Henrik Tallinder.
13:39 1st period: Bruins 1-0
David Krejci tips a Mark Recchi pass past Ryan Miller for the PPG. First time in the series Bruins have scored first.
12:34 1st period: 0-0
Steve Montador off for interference.
11:18 1st period: 0-0
Wee Tyler Ennis buzzing around the Boston zone, causing shot-blockers to go down quickly. Ennis has been a go-to player late in this series.
10:05 1st period: 0-0
As usual, Patrick Kaleta stirring things up after Tuukka Rask covers. Matt Hunwick gives Kaleta a few jolts. No penalties.
7:42 1st period: 0-0
The usually mild-mannered Miroslav Satan takes a few pops at Tyler Myers. The defenseman had nearly checked Satan into the bench.
2:47 1st period: 0-0
Marco Sturm’s shorthanded chance ticks off the bar. Sturm remains snakebitten.
2:32 1st period: 0-0
Cross-check on Steve Begin. All starts with Andrew Ference and Shawn Thornton hesitating for puck along wall.
2:00 1st period: 0-0
Blake Wheeler drops Adam Mair in the neutral zone.
1:00 1st period: 0-0
Kick save by Tuukka Rask on Tyler Ennis.
0:00 1st period: 0-0
Drew Stafford, Raffi Torres, Matt Ellis, and Chris Butler are out for the Sabres. Trent Whitfield, Brad Marchand, Andrew Bodnarchuk, and Jeff Penner are out for the Bruins.