FINAL OT
WSH
2
BOS
3
FINAL SO
MIN
2
CBJ
1
FINAL SO
CHI
2
PIT
3
FINAL
NJD
2
MTL
3
FINAL
NYR
1
CGY
4
FINAL
WPG
1
EDM
2
FINAL
PHX
1
VAN
6
WSH
BOS
OT
14 SOG
38 SOG

Bruins edge Capitals on Kelly's overtime goal

NHL.com | Tuesday, 09.24.2013 / 1:45 AM

Chris Kelly scored 3:39 into overtime and Zdeno Chara had two goals to lead the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 win against the Washington Capitals at TD Garden on Monday night.

Kelly scored on a rebound of a shot from the left point by defenseman Matt Bartkowski. It was Kelly's second goal of the preseason.

The Bruins outshot the Capitals 38-14. Tuukka Rask made 12 saves for the Bruins, while Braden Holtby stopped 35 shots for Washington.

"We're going to have to make some tough decisions at the end [of training camp]," Bruins coach Claude Julien said.

Connor Carrick scored 11:16 into the second period to give the Capitals a 1-0 lead on their second shot of the night.

"He's impressed us throughout the summer and done a good job," Washington coach Adam Oates said of Carrick. "He played good tonight. It's not always going to be that easy, but it's a great sign. He's playing very well."

Chara scored the game's next two goals, at 18:22 of the second period and 22 seconds into the third period on a 5-on-3 power play. Martin Erat tied the game for Washington at 6:38 of the third.

"He's got the long reach and retrieving those loose pucks, [and] he's very good at it as well," Julien said of Chara. "I think there's a lot more qualities in Zdeno up front than people think. I know people see the size of him for a screen, but he does more things than that to be valuable in front."

Material from wire services was used in this report.

1st2nd3rdOTT
WSH
BOS
Scoring Summary
1st Period
NONE
2nd Period
11:16WSH PPG - Connor Carrick (1) Slapshot - ASST: Mikhail Grabovski (1), Troy Brouwer (1) 1 - 0 WSH
18:22BOS PPG - Zdeno Chara (1) Slapshot - ASST: Dennis Seidenberg (1), Jarome Iginla (1) 1 - 1 Tie
3rd Period
00:22BOS PPG - Zdeno Chara (2) Slapshot - ASST: Dennis Seidenberg (2), Milan Lucic (1) 2 - 1 BOS
06:38WSH Martin Erat (1) Tip-in - ASST: Nate Schmidt (1), Mikhail Grabovski (2) 2 - 2 Tie
OT Period
03:39BOS Chris Kelly (1) Snap shot - ASST: Matt Bartkowski (1), Reilly Smith (1) 3 - 2 BOS
Three Stars of the Game
Zdeno Chara
1st
G: 2Shots: 5
A: 0Hits: 0
PTS: 2PIM: 4
+/-: 0TOI: 22:24
Chris Kelly
2nd
G: 1Shots: 1
A: 0Hits: 3
PTS: 1PIM: 0
+/-: 0TOI: 15:15
Dennis Seidenberg
3rd
G: 0Shots: 1
A: 2Hits: 2
PTS: 2PIM: 2
+/-: -1TOI: 23:54
Penalty Summary
1st Period
03:18WSH Tom Wilson  Too many men on the ice  - 2 min
03:33BOS Dennis Seidenberg  Hooking  - 2 min against  Mathieu Perreault
09:46BOS Kevan Miller  Unsportsmanlike conduct  - 2 min against  Aaron Volpatti
09:46WSH Aaron Volpatti  Unsportsmanlike conduct  - 2 min against  Kevan Miller
09:46BOS Kevan Miller  Fighting  - 5 min against  Aaron Volpatti
09:46WSH Aaron Volpatti  Fighting  - 5 min against  Kevan Miller
15:23WSH Joel Rechlicz served by Dane Byers  Unsportsmanlike conduct  - 2 min against  Milan Lucic
15:23WSH Joel Rechlicz  Fighting  - 5 min against  Milan Lucic
15:23BOS Milan Lucic  Fighting  - 5 min against  Joel Rechlicz
18:16BOS Zdeno Chara  Interference  - 2 min against  Brooks Laich
2nd Period
05:00BOS Zdeno Chara  Hi-sticking  - 2 min against  Garrett Mitchell
07:42WSH Joel Rechlicz  Fighting  - 5 min against  Johnny Boychuk
07:42BOS Johnny Boychuk  Fighting  - 5 min against  Joel Rechlicz
07:42WSH Joel Rechlicz served by Tom Wilson  Instigator  - 2 min against  Johnny Boychuk
07:42WSH Joel Rechlicz  Misconduct  - 10 min against  Johnny Boychuk
11:00BOS Ryan Spooner  Too many men on the ice  - 2 min
17:53WSH Tom Wilson  Too many men on the ice  - 2 min
3rd Period
00:11WSH Dane Byers served by Aaron Volpatti  Instigator  - 2 min against  Nick Johnson
00:11WSH Dane Byers  Misconduct  - 10 min
00:11WSH Michal Cajkovski served by Tom Wilson  Roughing  - 2 min against  Nick Johnson
00:11WSH Michal Cajkovski  Fighting  - 5 min against  Nick Johnson
00:11BOS Nick Johnson  Fighting  - 5 min against  Michal Cajkovski
00:11WSH Dane Byers  Fighting  - 5 min against  Adam McQuaid
00:11BOS Adam McQuaid  Fighting  - 5 min against  Dane Byers
13:08BOS Matt Bartkowski  Slashing  - 2 min against  Tom Wilson
OT Period
NONE
shots by period
PeriodWSHBOS
1st29
2nd414
3rd614
OT21
Total1438
Team Stats
CategoryWSHBOS
Power Plays1/52/6
Hits1422
Faceoff Wins3021
Giveaways1210
Takeaways74
Blocked Shots165
Penalty Minutes5937
  • WASHINGTON
  • BOSTON
#skatersPosGA+/-SPIMTOI
10M. EratR1011018:58
20T. BrouwerR01-10017:46
21B. LaichC00-13020:00
23T. StrachanD00-10020:39
24A. VolpattiL000079:15
38J. HillenD00-11021:25
43T. WilsonR0001017:03
46M. LattaC0010014:38
47M. CajkovskiD0000714:55
50D. ByersL00011711:43
54J. RechliczR0000244:19
56P. WeyD0000018:39
58C. CarrickD1013026:15
76G. MitchellR0001016:00
83J. BeagleR0000013:22
84M. GrabovskiC0213019:15
85M. PerreaultC0000020:10
88N. SchmidtD0110021:34
#GoaliesSvSASv%TOI
31P. Grubauer00.0000:00
70B. Holtby3538.92163:39
#skatersPosGA+/-SPIMTOI
12J. IginlaR0100018:57
17M. LucicL0103518:06
18R. SmithR0101013:28
20D. PailleL0001012:39
22S. ThorntonL000308:41
23C. KellyC1001015:15
32N. JohnsonR0002515:48
33Z. CharaD2005422:24
34C. SoderbergC00-14013:21
38J. CaronR0002012:15
43M. BartkowskiD0111223:55
44D. SeidenbergD02-11223:54
46D. KrejciC0001020:42
51R. SpoonerC0004016:08
52M. LindbladC0001011:51
54A. McQuaidD0010520:41
55J. BoychukD00-14520:35
86K. MillerD0004716:42
#GoaliesSvSASv%TOI
40T. Rask1214.85763:39
72N. Svedberg00.0000:00