Bruins top line dominate Tampa Bay in Game 1

Top line of Marchand, Bergeron, Pastrnak, combines for 11 points

 

Brad Marchand and David Pastrnak each had four points to lift the Boston Bruins to a 6-2 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference Second Round Series.  Marchand (one goal, three assists) and Pastrnak (four assists) combined for 11 points with linemate Patrice Bergeron, who had two goals and one assist.

Rick Nash also got going scoring twice in Game 1. Secondary, scoring will be key for Boston going forward. Tuukka Rask was solid making 34 saves for Boston this afternoon. The most impressive part of this performance it was a road victory at  Amalie Arena.