Bruins Lose In Shootout To Leafs
Maple Leafs beat Bruins 4-3 in shootout
BOSTON (AP) – Nazem Kadri scored the only shootout goal to help
the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Thursday
With the point for reaching overtime, the Bruins clinched a tie
for the Northeast Division title. The next Boston win or loss by
Montreal will give the Bruins the division title.
Joffrey Lupul scored twice for Toronto, Luke Scheen added a goal
and former Bruins forward Phil Kessel had a pair of assists. Brad
Marchand, David Krejci and Andrew Ference scored for Boston.
Bruins goalie Tim Thomas, who made 28 saves, made a right-pad
save on Mikhail Grabovski's penalty shot 43 seconds into overtime,
but Kadri beat him with a backhand shot over the left shoulder in
Tyler Seguin, Michael Ryder and Rich Peverley each failed in the
shootout for the Bruins. James Reimer made a glove stop on Peverley
to end it.
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