Bruins Vs. Senators Score Update: Each Team Nets A Goal; Tied 1-1 After First

The period captured two goals and two fights in the first 20 minutes of play as each team tried to vie for the advantage early on.

The Bruins captain most appropriately started the scoring, blasting a shot from the blueline 11:57 into the game, traffic clogging the slot.The goal came on the power play after Sergei Gonchar was called for hooking down Brad Marchand.

Not long after that, things started to get heated and first Shawn Thornton and Chris Neil dropped the gloves 41 seconds after Chara's goal.

Teammate Adam McQuaid followed shortly after, dancing with Zenon Konopka less than two minutes after the first fight.

But the Senators came back, though it was late in the period. Greening tied it up with 1:20 to go in the period after taking a pass from Filip Kuba. Thomas was facing Kuba, and Greening came crashing through the zone and tapped it in through the slot.

Both teams finished with 12 shots on net, after starting off the period slowly. The Bruins only had one shot on net through the first five minutes.

For more Boston Bruins coverage, visit our team page and blog, Stanley Cup Of Chowder.


Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Boston

You must be a member of SB Nation Boston to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Boston. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Boston

You must be a member of SB Nation Boston to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Boston. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.