Krug Nets Game Winner [VIDEO]
The Boston Bruins have won four of their last five games after beating the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 in overtime on a Torey Krug goal.Overtime was needed after Sidney Crosby tied the game with just .3 seconds to play. Boston wasted little time in the extra period, in fact just 43 seconds as Krug scored his 7th goal of the season to end the game.
Boston jumped out to a two nothing lead in the first period on goals by Loui Eriksson and Reilly Smith. The Pens tied the game in the third period before Zdeno Chara put the Bruins back in front with just over five minutes remaining in regulation. Crosby’s tying goal was his 13th.
The win gives the Bruins a three point lead in the Atlantic division over Tampa Bay. They now go on the road to play Jimmy Howard, Gustav Nyquist and the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday.