Bruins tame Islanders

Bruins tame Islanders

Bruins tame Islanders

Boston Bruins vs New York Islanders was an interesting game. Notwithstanding the fact that Boston Bruins won the match rather easily, the two teams struggled many time during this very important game.

There is no denying the fact that Boston Bruins won the match due to the fact that they came up with very impressive game in the second half. After their rather tepid performance in the first half it was mesmerizing to see them perform so exceptionally and win the match.

The man who was responsible for the turnaround of sort was none other than David Pastrnak David. It was actually he who broke a tie late in the second period and Boston scored four consecutive to beat the Islanders 5-3 on Friday night to remain perfect on the road.

ice hockeyThere is no denying the fact that the match was very enticing. Brett Connolly, Joonas Kemppainen and Ryan Spooner scored to help the Bruins rally after trailing 2-1 through one period. Boston improved to 3-0 on the road this season to go along with an 0-3-1 mark at home. Jonas Gustavsson, starting in place of the struggling Tuukka Rask, finished with 23 saves to improve to 2-0.

Following the hard fought win Gustavsson said, “When you’re down a goal early in the game, you just got to stick with it, believe in what you’re doing as an individual and as a team…We really came back strong in the second period and played really well, got the momentum back. The second and third periods these guys played unbelievable.”

Islanders coach Jack Capuano who looked crestfallen following the loss said, “We didn’t do a good job of complementing each other…You can’t turn the puck over in this league and expect to win. We have to play a lot better than that.”

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