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Bruins Wrap: Boston Falls To Canucks In Wild Goal-Scoring Bonanza

Posted On: Nov 9, 2018   |   Posted By: NESN

The Boston Bruins finally found the goal scoring they were looking for Thursday night. Unfortunately for the B's, the visitors' goal-scoring touch was even stronger.
The Bruins found the back of the net five times against the Vancouver Canucks, with just one of those goals coming from the first line. But the Canucks scored early and often at TD Garden, tabbing the Black and Gold with an 8-5 loss.
Jaroslav Halak finally came down to earth, as he was pulled in the second period following after allowing his fifth goal of the game.
With the loss, Boston falls to 8-5-2, while Vancouver improves to 10-6-1.
Here's how it all went down:
BO KNOWS
The start of the contest was less-than-ideal for the Bruins, who found themselves trailing 1-0 less than three minutes into the first period. Danton Heinen tried to work the puck out of Boston's defensive zone by flipping it to David Backes, but the puck took a funky bounce onto the stick of Bo Horvat. The 23-year-old capitalized on the puck luck, wristing a shot past...

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