Tyler Seguin and Tim Thomas came back to create, and also the Bruins are heading to Boston for an additional game from the Washington Capitals.
Seguin obtained at 3:17 of overtime, Thomas made 36 saves, and also the Bruins beat Washington 4-3 on Sunday to tie their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series at three games each.
The protecting champion Bruins never trailed, but needed a stolen pass along with a deft little bit of skating by Seguin to prevent elimination.
The series finale is Wednesday evening in Boston. The very first six games counseled me made the decision by one goal, three in overtime.
“It’s been a dogfight from beginning to end,” Bruins coach Claude Julien stated. “Both teams listed here are going to Game 7 with similar type of confidence. For all of us, it’s time for you to make use of the home ice that we’ve fought against hard all year long to obtain. We have to allow it to be count.”
Seguin brought the Bruins throughout the standard season with 29 goals and 67 points but was scoreless within the 2010 nfl playoffs until Sunday. Thomas, a 2-time Vezina Trophy champion, was generally outplayed by Capitals rookie Braden Holtby within the first five games from the series.