The Boston Bruins picked-up where they left off in the NHL semifinals, going to overtime and getting a 3-2 win in game one against the Rangers. Torey Krug's third period goal tied the game at 2 which was the final tally in regulation. In overtime Patrice Bergeron who was the hero in the game 7 miracle comeback threaded a pass to Brad Marchand who tipped it past Henrik Lundqvist to give the Bruins a 1-0 lead in the best of seven series.