BOSTON  | Backstrom helps Caps win 14th straight over Bruins, 4-2

10Jan - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

BOSTON   —January 10, 2019— Nicklas Backstrom scored in the third period after missing a game, helping the Washington Capitals win their 14th straight over the Boston Bruins with a -2 victory Thursday night.

Backstrom, who sat out Wednesday’s game against Philadelphia with an illness, glided in to the Bruins’ zone and ripped a left-circle wrister past Jaroslav Halak for the go-ahead goal with 14:14 remaining.

The TD Garden crowd gasped, but play continued and there was no immediate on-ice retaliation.

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