« Continue Browsing

e-mail article Print     e-mail article E-mail

Associated Press, Published February 17 2013

Marchand's third-period goal sparks Bruins past Jets

WINNIPEG, Man. – Brad Marchand scored 36 seconds into the third period to lift the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday night.

Tyler Seguin and Daniel Paille also scored, and Patrice Bergeron had two assists for the Bruins (9-8-2). Tuukka Rask stopped 22 for Boston to earn his seventh win of the season.

Alexandre Burmistrov had a goal and an assist for Winnipeg (5-8-1), while Evander Kane recorded his fourth goal of the season and first in nine games.

Boston 0 2 1 – 3

Winnipeg 0 2 0 – 2

Second period: 1, Winnipeg, Burmistrov 2 (Bogosian, Redmond), 1:43. 2, Boston, Seguin 3 (Chara), 10:57. 3, Winnipeg, Kane 4 (Antropov, Burmistrov), 19:33. 4, Boston, Paille 2 (Boychuk, Kelly), 19:58.

Third period: 5, Boston, Marchand 8 (Bergeron, Bourque), :36 (pp).

Shots on Goal – Boston 9-13-4 – 26. Winnipeg 5-9-10 – 24.

Goalies: Boston, Rask. Winnipeg, Pavelec. A – 15,004 (15,004). T – 2:22.