End of Regulation, Bruins win 2-0

Boston adds an empty-net goal from Simon Gagne and it has won 2-0 over the Washington Capitals. The Bruins improve their preseason record to 1-1.

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Third period, 19:15, 1-0 Bruins: Washington kills off the penalty and we’re back to even strength.

Third period, 17:15, 1-0 Bruins: Brad Marchand draws a penalty on a semi-breakaway. Boston is 1-for-4 with the man advantage so far.

Third period, 16:51, 1-0 Bruins: Jeremy Smith makes another great save to preserve Boston’s lead. He’s made 11 stops in this period.

Third period, 14:15, 1-0 Bruins: We finally have a goal. Zdeno Chara deflected a shot from the point by Dougie Hamilton on net, then jammed the rebound past Pheonix Copley to give the Bruins a 1-0 lead. The Bruins captain was positioned in front of the net, his usual spot on the power play.


Third period, 12:21, 0-0: Jared Knight is drilled from behind along the end boards by John Erskine, who receives a two-minute penalty for boarding. The Bruins are going on their fourth power play of the night. They are 0-for-3 so far.

Third period, 7:15, 0-0: Highlight of the night so far!

Smith gets an ovation from the crowd, flashing out a glove to absolutely rob Andrew Burakovsky from the right circle. Save of the night

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Right after that, Ryan Spooner missed an open net on a rebound.

The Capitals are spending a lot more time in the Bruins’ zone and have a 9-6 shot advantage in this period.

Third period, 6:01, 0-0: Marcus Johansson hits the post with a backhand shot from the slot. The Capitals were inches away from taking the lead.

Third period, 0:01, 0-0: We’re underway! Jeremy …read more