BOSTON – The Bruins needed their goaltender to retain his Vezina Trophy winning form all season as their roster has gone through injuries and underperformance.
GOLD STAR: Tuukka Rask picked up his first shutout of the season, made 33 stops and made 15 saves in the final 20 minutes as the St. Louis Blues poured everything they had at the Boston net.
BOSTON – The Bruins went into the game missing another player with Brad Marchand unable to play, and lost Adam McQuaid two shifts into the second period when he took a shot off his right hand.
BOSTON – Here are five thoughts from the second period with the Boston Bruins leading the St. Louis Blues by a 2-0 score after the first 40 minutes of action at TD Garden.
BOSTON -- The challenge just got a little more difficult.