nhl Game Recap
Boston Skates Past Pittsburgh 4-1 - Recap
The Penguins came up short Thursday against the Bruins, falling 4-1.
Boston won as a -126 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 6.0 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got goals from Brad Marchand, Patrice Bergeron, Sean Kuraly, and Par Lindholm in the victory. Kuraly opened the scoring at 10:03 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 29-save effort for the Bruins.
Pittsburgh got a goal from Sidney Crosby in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Tristan Jarry stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-4, while the Penguins were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Pittsburgh 30-30 in the game.
Boston heads into a battle against the Penguins. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.