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Bruins and Flyers tied after one
Posted By DJ Bean On January 13, 2011 @ 7:48 pm In General | 1 Comment
An oddball goal from Scott Hartnell and a Zdeno Chara  snipe on a two-man advantage have the Flyers and Bruins tied at one after a period of play.
After Hartnell made it 1-0 by batting a puck in mid-air past Tim Thomas  from behind the net, a pair of hooking penalties gave the B’s a two-man advantage. Marc Savard  stood out on the 5-on-3, nearly scoring in front of the net and making the pass to set up a blast from Chara from the point.
David Krejci  is getting big opportunities but is an early candidate for post-game questions about being snakebitten. The skilled center intercepted a pass in the first minute in the Flyers’ end but couldn’t control it well enough to fire a shot from the dot. With 6:36 in the period, Krejci decked out front and brought Boucher with him.
The good news on Krejci’s missed opportunity late in the period was that he drew a Mike Richards  hooking call on the play. Hartnell and Braydon Coburn added hooking penalties later in the period, and Chara tied it up on the 5-on-3.
Shawn Thornton  did indeed go after Jody Shelley, and the two squared off in a bout that left Thornton bloodied. Shelley delivered a shove from behind to Adam McQuaid on Dec. 11
The Flyers are outshooting the B’s, 13-11.
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 Zdeno Chara: http://media.weei.com/hockey/zdeno-chara.htm
 Tim Thomas: http://media.weei.com/hockey/tim-thomas.htm
 Marc Savard: http://media.weei.com/hockey/marc-savard.htm
 David Krejci: http://media.weei.com/hockey/david-krejci.htm
 Mike Richards: http://media.weei.com/hockey/mike-richards.htm
 Shawn Thornton: http://media.weei.com/hockey/shawn-thornton.htm
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