|BOS||2||1||2||(0 - 0)||5|
|OTT||1||0||2||(0 - 0)||3|
OTTAWA (AP) - Patrice Bergeron had two goals and an assist to lead the Boston Bruins past the Ottawa Senators 5-3 on Saturday night.
Tim Thomas stopped 27 shots to extend his unbeaten streak at Scotiabank Place to nine games.
Daniel Alfredsson led the way for Ottawa (32-23-8) with two goals, while Erik Karlsson had the other as the Senators snapped a four-game win streak.
Alex Auld faced 37 shots in place of Craig Anderson, who is out indefinitely after cutting his hand Wednesday.
Karlsson opened the scoring at 1:10 of the first with his 14th goal of the season. But Boston countered with Bergeron's first of the game at 3:36 before Marchand put the Bruins up 2-1 with 3:47 to go with his 22nd goal of the season.
Camper made it 3-1 for Boston with his first goal of the season at 3:57 of the second before Krejci put Boston ahead 4-1 on the power play at 10:24 of the third.
Ottawa made it interesting on Alfredsson's two goals in less than 2 minutes. He scored with 3:45 remaining before registering his 22nd of the season with 2:08 to go. Jason Spezza picked up his 600th career point on Alfredsson's first goal.
But Bergeron rounded out the scoring on an empty-netter with 19 seconds left.
NOTES: The Senators were without Anderson, Cs Peter Regin (shoulder, out for season) and Jesse Winchester (concussion, indefinite). D Brian Lee and C Zenon Konopka were healthy scratches. ... The Bruins were without RW Nathan Horton , C Rich Peverley and LW Shawn Thornton. D Andrew Bodnarchuk was a healthy scratch.
--- With edits from BostonBruins.com
|Erik Karlsson (14) ASST: Jason Spezza (40), Milan Michalek (16)|
1 - 0 OTT
|Patrice Bergeron (18) ASST: Zdeno Chara (25), Tyler Seguin (28)|
1 - 1 Tie
|Brad Marchand (22) ASST: Patrice Bergeron (33), Zdeno Chara (26)|
2 - 1 BOS
|Carter Camper (1) ASST: Adam McQuaid (7)|
3 - 1 BOS
|PPG - David Krejci (13) ASST: Dennis Seidenberg (17), Joe Corvo (19)|
4 - 1 BOS
|Daniel Alfredsson (21) ASST: Jason Spezza (41), Erik Karlsson (48)|
4 - 2 BOS
|Daniel Alfredsson (22) ASST: Erik Karlsson (49), Jason Spezza (42)|
4 - 3 BOS
|EN - Patrice Bergeron (19) ASST: NONE|
5 - 3 BOS
|Zdeno Chara Cross checking against Jason Spezza|
|Milan Lucic Roughing against Sergei Gonchar|
|Kyle Turris Boarding against Joe Corvo|
|Colin Greening Interference on goalkeeper against Tim Thomas|
|Chris Neil Fighting (maj) against Zdeno Chara|
|Zdeno Chara Fighting (maj) against Chris Neil|
|SA: 30||TOI: 60:00|
|Saves: 27||EV: 27 - 30|
|PIM: 0||PP: 0 - 0|
|SV%: .900||SH: 0 - 0|
|SA: 37||TOI: 59:28|
|Saves: 33||EV: 28 - 31|
|PIM: 0||PP: 5 - 6|
|SV%: .892||SH: 0 - 0|