Bruins Finish NY Rangers
Bring on the Pittsburgh Penquins! The Boston Bruins beat the NY Rangers 3-1 in game-5 Saturday evening and wrapped up the semi-final series 4-games to 1.
Trailing 1-0, the Bruins scored three unanswered goals. Rookie defenseman Torey Krug scored the first one. Fourth liner Gregory Campbell got the other two..
Game 5 notes…
- Torey Krug: First rookie NHL defenseman to score 4 goals in his first 5 playoff games.
- Claude Julien: Now has 44 career playoff wins behind the Bruins bench. Next closet is Don Cherry with 31.
- Tuukka Rask made 28 saves.
- Dennis Seidenberg returned to the B’s lineup. Rookie defenseman Dougie Hamilton was the guy to sit.
- The B’s vs Pitt Eastern Conference Finals series will not start until the west semis are finished.