Pittsburgh Penguins defeat Boston Bruins, 6-5
It's over here at Igloo.
Penguins win it, 6-5, with 1:24 gone in OT. Pascal Dupuis nails in his second goal of the evening to hand the Bruins a crushing loss.
Jordan Staal beat Dennis Wideman to a puck behind Tim Thomas, after Thomas stopped a rimming shot, and made the relay to the front of the net for Dupuis to stuff it home.
With 4/10 of a second remaining in regulation, ex-Bruin Bill Guerin ties it for Pittsburgh, 5-5, forcing overtime.
Guerin, streaking down...
For 59 minutes 59.6 seconds, the Bruins did a great many things right here last night, despite ultimately frittering away a victory and what could end up being a very valuable point in the standings.
“Very frustrating,’’ said Boston center Patrice Bergeron, reflecting on how his stick shattered in the final moments of regulation, allowing the rush up ice that led to Bill Guerin’s tying goal (5-5) with fourth-10ths of a second remaining. “All I wanted to do was try to ge...
On the verge of their most exciting win this season, set to dump the Penguins for a second time in five days after chiseling away at deficits of 1-0, 2-1, 3-2, and 4-3, the Bruins saw the aging and funky Igloo transform into a house of horrors and heartbreak last night, culminating in a Pascal Dupuis goal with 1:24 gone in overtime for a 6-5 Pittsburgh victory.
Dupuis’s strike, his second of the night, was only the extension of an agonizing, bizarre, if not Machiavellia...