It was about the halfway mark of the third period and the Bruins held a 2-0 lead in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinal against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Then things got a little wild.
The final 10 minutes were about as wild as you’re going to see, with the
Heading into game four at Nationwide Arena with a 2-1 series lead, the Jackets had a golden opportunity to take control of the series, however, they took way too many penalties, they couldn't finish on their own chances and didn't win enough in the faceoff
After the Jackets swept the President's Trophy winning Lightning out of the first round many wondered how the club would perform against a bigger and more physical team like the Boston Bruins. Through three games, the Jackets are beating them at "big boy" playoff hockey.
The Blue Jackets come home to the corner of Front and Nationwide, where they finished off the Lightning and have won seven of their last eight, to continue their second round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Boston Bruins tonight at 7 p.m.
Two games, three
Matt Duchene scored the game-winning goal while on the power play at 3:42 of the second overtime to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins early Sunday morning, tying the second-round playoff series at a game apiece.
After winning Game 1