Final: Bruins 3, Ducks 2


All Ducks in a row. Bruins win, 3-2. Head home with 2-1-0 record on roadie.

Boston timeout with 1:04 left in reg.

17:31- Bruins, 3-2 — Visnovsky with wrister from slot, ticks in off Turco’s blocker. Unassisted.

13:06 – Bruins, 3-1. Rolston with the bomb from the right faceoff dot, off a Kelly dish. Hiller loses paddle in attempt to stop the unstoppable.

8:30 to go regulation. Bruins clinging to 2-1 lead.

7:22 — Ducks tying goal, by Beleskey, wiped off board. Cogliano was in crease and right in Turco’s vision. Boudreau steaming behind bench.

Bruins still with 2-1 lead. 13:00 left in regulation.


Sorry for delay. Nightly tech meltdown.

Finished with 40:00. Bruins take rare lead into third period.

Less than 5:00 to play in second. Bruins still hold 2-1 lead.

9:11 –Boston, 2-1. On power play, Fowler rips slapper from top of left circle with Chara and Selanne jockeying at top of crease. Finnish Flash credited with goal.

5:59 — Boston, 2-0 — Pouliot drills in wrister off rush, left wing, set up by short dish from Kelly. Rolston with second assist, his 10th point in six-game scoring streak.

4:37 — Boston, 1-0. Chara, unassisted. Snaps off wrister from blue line, deflection by Beauchemin.

Solid effort both sides. Not much open ice. Bruins with 9-6 shot lead after 24 minutes.



All wrapped at 20:00. No score. Each side with six shots on net.

15:08. Two strong stops by Turco, pad off Fowler slapper, glove off Ryan doorstep follow.

14:01. Ference in box. Ducks, one shot so far, go on PP.

Halfway through period, shots are 1-1. Barnburner.

No. 2 PP unit: Lucic-Krejci-Caron with Chara and Rolston at points.

No. 1 PP unit: Marchand-Bergeron-Seguin with Seidenberg and Peverley at points.

Bruins get first crack on power play when Visnovsky goes off for tripping at 5:12.

3:26 — Great hustle by Bergeron, setting up Peverley alone in slot for quick wrister. Nice glove by Hiller. Boston’s first shot.


Caron slips into energy line role with Campbell-Thornton.

Seguin moves up a line, plays with Lucic and Krejci.

Peverley begins career renaissance on right wing wtih Marchand and Bergeron.

0:26 — Turco registers save on Sbisa wrister. Glove stop.


Just a few minutes to go before puck drop here at the Honda Center.

Goaltender Marty Turco is making his second start in a Bruins uniform.

Rich Peverley, sidelined with a knee injury since Feb. 15, is back in the lineup. Danny Paille gets the night off. Paille plays on the energy line, which is not expected to score, but contributed only a lone assist over the last six games.

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