After a scoreless first period, both teams scored a pair of goals in the second period. The first two were scored by Alexander Semin and Jay Beagle from the Caps, giving them a 2-0 lead. Then, Dennis Seidenberg scored Brad Marchand scored goals within 30 seconds of each other to tie the game.
Below are videos of the two Bruins goals:
Boston out-shot the Captials, 14-12, in the second period.
The winner of today's contest will take a 3-2 series lead, as game six is scheduled for Sunday, in Washington. The remainder of the game can be seen on NBC.
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