The Pittsburgh Penguins (18-7-3) played the Boston Bruins (16-12-12) on Wednesday night. Matt Murray would start for the Penguins. Tuukka Rask would start for the Bruins. Eric Fehr and Steve Oleksy would be the scratches for the Penguins. Colin Miller, Danton Heinen, and Joe Morrow would be the scratches for the Bruins
Chris Kunitz would get called for interference at 3:49 of the 1st period. Brad Marchand would score at 10:48 to give the Bruins a 1-0 lead. David Backes and Patrice Bergeron would have the assists. Justin Schultz would score his 10th of the year at 12:49 to tie the game at 1. Sidney Crosby and Conor Sheary with the assists.Jimmy Hayes would get called for Boarding at 14:34. Patric Hornqvist would get called for holding at 16:31. Kris Letang was called for interference at 17:12. Boston would have 16 shots to the Penguins 11 in the 1st..
David Krejci would score his 5th of the season at 6:40 of the 2nd to give the Bruins a 2-1 lead. Tim Schaller and David Pastrnak would have the assists. Brad Marchand would get called for high sticking at 8:08. Nick Bonino would score his 5th of the season on the powerplay at 9:47. Trevor Daley and Matt Murray would have the assists. Evgeni Malkin would get called for hooking at 11:31. Matt Grzelcyk would get called for slashing at 14:00. The Bruins would have 15 shots to the Penguins 12 in the 2nd.
Brad Marchand would get called for cross checking at 7:21 of the 3rd. Conor Sheary would score on the powerplay at 9:02 to give the Penguins a 3-2 lead. Brian Dumoulin and Justin Schultz with the assists.David Pastrnak would score at 13:20 to tie the game at 3. Pittsburgh would have 13 shots to the Bruins 10 in the 3rd.
Bryan Rust would score at 1:24 of OT to give the Penguins the 4-3 win. Evgeni Malkin and Justin Schultz would get the assists. Matt Murray would make 41 saves on 44 shots. Justin Schultz would have a goal and 2 assists. Conor Sheary would have a goal and an assist. Nick Bonino and Bryan Rust would all have a goal each. Evgeni Malkin, Sidney Crosby, Trevor Daley, Brian Dumoulin, and Matt Murray would each have an assist. The Penguins would go 2 for 4 on the powerplay. The Penguins would kill all 4 penalties. The Penguins next play Friday against the L.A. Kings.