Boston 3, New Jersey 0

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, November 15, 2010 7:00 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
New Jersey 5-11-1-1 1-5-1-1 4-6-0-0 L1
Boston 9-5-0-1 3-4-0-1 6-1-0-0 W1

Recap

Nathan Horton scored his team-high eighth goal and Tim Thomas made 28 saves for his league-leading fourth shutout as the Boston Bruins posted a 3-0 victory over the visiting New Jersey Devils on Monday.

Michael Ryder and Blake Wheeler also tallied while Mark Recchi notched a pair of assists for the Bruins, who snapped a three-game home losing streak.

Ryder opened the scoring with 4:34 remaining in the first period, beating Martin Brodeur during a 5-on-3 advantage for his fifth goal of the season, and Horton doubled the lead 43 seconds into the middle session.

It was déjà vu all over again early in the third as Wheeler tallied on a snap shot at the 43-second mark, giving Boston a commanding 3-0 bulge.

Thomas, who entered with a league-best .957 save percentage, turned aside seven shots in each of the first two periods and 14 in the third en route to his 21st career shutout.

Brodeur made 21 saves for the Devils, who were shut out for the third time in six games.

Top Game Performances

New Jersey   Boston
N/A Points Mark Recchi 2
N/A Goals Nathan Horton 1
N/A Assists Mark Recchi 2
N/A Power Play Goals Michael Ryder 1
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Martin Brodeur .875 Save Percentage Tim Thomas 1.000
Martin Brodeur 21 Saves Tim Thomas 28

Team Stats Summary

 
Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
New Jersey 28 0 0-3 6-7 19 23
Boston 24 3 1-7 3-3 11 23

Upcoming Games

  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Boston . The Bruins have a W/L % of .625 after a win and .667 after a loss.
  • New Jersey will play their next game on the road against Toronto . The Devils have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .417 after a loss.
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