Bruins snap skid against Pens’ with 4-3 OT win
BOSTON (AP) — Torey Krug scored 34 seconds into overtime and the Boston Bruins
beat Pittsburgh 4-3 on Monday night, snapping a seven-game,
regular-season losing streak to the Penguins in a matchup of the Eastern
Conference's top two teams.
Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby had scored with 0.3 seconds left in regulation to tie it.
Krug won it with a shot from the left circle.
Loui Eriksson and Reilly Smith scored first-period goals, and Zdeno Chara made it 3-2 with 5:15 left in regulation for the conference-leading Bruins, who are 8-2-1 in their last 11 games. Tuukka Rask made 28 saves for Boston, which beat the Penguins for the first time since December 2011.
Neal scored both goals for Pittsburgh, and Marc-Andre Fleury made 20
saves. The Penguins, playing their third game in five days, lost for the
sixth time in 10 games.