2014-15: Has played the last 4 games, including his 1st game as a Bruin w/2 assists 4/2 at Det ... Had missed the previous 15 games with a fractured right index finger suffered in practice on 3/4 ... Acquired from Tampa Bay on 3/2 for 2015 and 2016 2nd round draft picks ... Had 12-3=15 totals with 38 PIM in 50 Lightning games at the time of the trade ... Missed 12 TB games earlier this season w/an injury ... Played his 100th NHL game 12/6 vs. CMB ... Multi-pt gms: 1 Fighting Majors: 0 ... Inj: 15
Bos Tm Rec in Lineup: 2-2-0 ... Out: 8-3-4 ... w/G: 0-0-0 ... w/A: 1-0-0 ... w/Pt: 1-0-0 ... PP Pts: 0-0=0 ... GW Pts: 0-1=1
Fun Fact: Played his junior hockey in his native Prince George/WHL w/86-66=152 totals in 144 career junior gp ... This is his 2nd full NHL season, as he played 2011-12 in Tampa Bay before splitting the next 2 seasons between Tampa and their AHL affiliate in Syracuse.
It's not always going to be pretty, especially against a great goalie [Lundqvist] like that. My goals are never how you draw them up. It's just a matter of grinding it out and trying to create havoc in front and good things happen.
— Capitals forward Jay Beagle on scoring in their Game 3 victory against the Rangers on Monday