Bruins Vs. Capitals, 2012 NHL Playoffs Game 2: Bruins Lose In Second Overtime, 2-1

Nicklas Backstrom scored the game-winning goal early in the second overtime, to give the Washington Capitals a win over the Boston Bruins, tying the series at one game a piece.

The Boston Bruins finished the regular season tied with the Philadelphia Flyers as the second highest scoring teams in the league. The Flyers have lived up to their billing during the Playoffs, scoring 12 goals in two games, while the Bruins have scored only twice in six period, plus three overtimes.

Benoit Pouliot scored the Bruins only goal of the game, with Brian Rolston and Chris Kelly notching assists.

Game three is scheduled for Monday, as the series moves to Washington.

For everything Bruins related, check out Stanley Cup Of Chowder. For more news, analysis, and discussion on Capitals hockey, head to Japers' Rink. You can also head over to the SB Nation NHL hub page for more on hockey news as the playoffs begin.

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