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Eriksson lifts Bruins over Blue Jackets

Bergeron scores in return, Marchand has seven-game goal streak ended

by Craig Merz / Correspondent

Eriksson's OT winner

BOS@CBJ: Eriksson taps it past Korpisalo in overtime

2/16/16: In his 700th career NHL game, Loui Eriksson redirects a Torey Krug feed past Joonas Korpisalo for the game-winning goal in overtime

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COLUMBUS -- Loui Eriksson, in his 700th NHL game, scored 33 seconds into overtime and the Boston Bruins defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-1 at Nationwide Arena on Tuesday.

Eriksson converted a pass from defenseman Torey Krug with an easy tap-in for his 20th goal this season.

"He's going to the net," Krug said. "When you do that obviously you have a chance to score goals. He's a skilled player who crashes the net. Maybe some other guys should take a look at that and learn from it."

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Bruins' Bergeron game-time decision vs. Blue Jackets

Center has missed past two games; Columbus looks to extend 4-0-1 run

by Craig Merz / Correspondent

BRUINS (30-20-6) at BLUE JACKETS (23-28-6)

TV: 7 p.m. ET; NESN, FS-O, TVA Sports, NHL.TV

COLUMBUS -- Boston Bruins leading scorer Patrice Bergeron will be a game-time decision against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday in Nationwide Arena.

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