Boston Bruins defeat Carolina Hurricanes, 4-2

RALEIGH, N.C. - It was not, by his own admission and that of his boss, the best night for Marc Savard.

Last night before 16,705 at the RBC Center, Boston's No. 1 center and leading scorer was a tick off his game, with linemates Milan Lucic and Phil Kessel just as culpable in the trio's struggles.

But even when top-line players aren't clicking, they find a way to help their team, which was exactly what Savard did last night to propel his club to a 4-2 win over the Car...