Series (Game 2 of 4)
Boston leads 4-0
(6-7-1, 13 pts)
(4-5-2, 10 pts)
7:00 PM ET, November 4, 2006
TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts
M. Savard (Bruins - C): Goals: 2, Assists: 3
V. Lecavalier (Lightning - C): Goals: 0, Assists: 4
G. Murray (Bruins - RW): Goals: 1, Assists: 2
Tampa Bay (6-7-0) at Boston (3-5-2) 7:00 pm EST
BOSTON (Ticker) -- For the second time in a week, the struggling
Boston Bruins will have to regroup from a very difficult loss.
The Bruins, who dropped a 5-4 shootout decision on Thursday,
look to rebound when they host the Tampa Bay Lightning on
Boston led the Buffalo Sabres, 4-1, with 10 minutes remaining in
the third period on Thursday, but allowed three goals to
eventually force a shootout that it lost.
On October 26, the Bruins allowed a goal by Montreal with one
second left in the third period of a 3-2 loss.
In the setback to the Sabres, Marc Savard had a goal and an
assist for the Bruins, who also got goals from P.J. Axelsson,
Glen Murray and Mark Mowers.
Tampa Bay goes for its second straight triumph after a 5-2
victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday.
Martin St. Louis led the Lightning with two goals and an assist
while goaltender Johan Holmqvist made 30 saves in registering
his first career victory.
Boston has won five of its last six meetings with Tampa Bay.