BRUINS BLANK FALCONS 2-0
Lindblad scores in professional debut
Coming into tonight's game two points ahead of the Falcons in the Eastern Conference, the Bruins came ready to battle for the conference lead. Despite a scoreless first frame, the Bruins outshot the Falcons 14-8.After dominating play in the first frame, the Bruins finally found the back of the net in the second. Camper's snap shot from the left circle found its way past Curtis McElhinney at 6:45. Ryan Spooner and Torey Krug assisted on the play. Less than three minutes later Lindblad, making his professional debut after being signed to an entry-level contract out of Dartmouth College on April 5, scored his first pro goal, shorthanded at 9:21. Krug picked up his second assist of the night and fourth in two nights on the play.
The third period saw back-and-forth action between the Bruins and Falcons, but
neither team could find the back of the net. Springfield had opportunities to
pull within one, but much to the credit of Hutchinson's play, the Falcons could
not get on the board. The Falcons' extra-man attempt with just over a minute to
play was thwarted by a too-many-men call, sealing the Falcons' fate and the Bruins