Providence Bruins

Dec 14, 2014

THE PROVIDENCE BRUINS DEFEAT THE MANCHESTER MONARCHS, 4-2

PROVIDENCE, R. I. –The Providence Bruins took on the Manchester Monarchs for the first time on home ice this season today at 3:05 at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. 

The Providence Bruins were neck in neck with the Monarchs through the first period. Gravel scored for the Monarchs 3:37 seconds into the period. Then, 16:27 minutes in Pastrnak answered the Monarchs goal with the assists going to Warsofsky and Khokhlachev. 

Both teams went into the second eager to break the 1-1 tie. Manchester got on the board again first, thanks to a goal from O’Neill at the 16:25 mark. About two minutes later, Werek tied the score at two for the Bruins with the helpers going to Cross and Eminger. 

Going into the third, the P-Bruins were ready to break the tied game. They dominated the period, getting two more goals on the board. The first goal was Pastrnak’s second of the night which was followed up Werek’s second of the night at the 13:22 mark. The Providence Bruins defeated the Manchester Monarchs 4-2. 

PROVIDENCE SCORING: 

#32 Pastrnak (Warsofsky, Khokhlachev) 

#20 Werek (Cross, Eminger) 

#32 Pastrnak 7 (Caron, Simonelli) 

#20 Werek (Cross, Youds) 

PROVIDENCE GOALTENDING: 

#30 Jeremy Smith (35 shots-33 saves) 

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The Providence Bruins are an American Hockey League franchise and the top affiliate of the NHL’s Boston Bruins. Since moving to Providence in 1992 the P-Bruins have been among the league leaders in regular season attendance. On the ice the team has enjoyed similar success, having won five division titles, three regular season titles and the Calder Cup in 1999. 

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