August 5th, 2013 by

Bruins top 10 games of 2013: Playoffs No.5

Bruins top 10 games of 2013: Playoffs No.5

Last week Bruins Daily took a look at some of the best Bruins games of the 2013 regular season. This week we will focus on the top five games of the 2013 playoffs.

Today we take a look at the Bruins’ fifth best playoff game of 2013.

Eastern Conference Finals Game 4: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Boston Bruins

The Bruins entered Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals with a unexpected three games to none series lead as they looked to punch a ticket to the Stanley Cup Final for the second time in three seasons.

Goals were hard to come by in this one as both teams were clearly showing the effects of their double overtime game just two nights prior. Five minutes into a scoreless third period the Bruins would get on the board and lucky enough for them it was the only goal they would need.

Defenseman Adam McQuaid played the role of hero on this night as his point shot would deflect off Jarome Iginla and past Tomas Vokoun.

“I actually came on for a change, so I was kind of looking back to make sure there was no one behind me on the change,” McQuaid said about his game-winner. “Marshy [Brad Marchand], he kind of stopped up and made a nice pass to me and I just tried to get a shot on net and luckily it went in.”

Tuukka Rask made 26 saves for his second shutout of the series.

Here are the game highlights:

Share "Bruins top 10 games of 2013: Playoffs No.5" via

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

More in Top 10 Games of 2013
Apr 29, 4 days ago

Former Bruins leave their mark in first round of the playoffs

Throughout the postseason, Bruins Daily will highlight how former Bruins are faring with their new team(s) in the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs. This week, we recap how ex-B’s fared in the first round of their respective series. Johnny Boychuk &#82…

Apr 27, 6 days ago

NHL Alumni, adult hockey players, honor the late Corey Griffin

Somewhere up above, the late Corey Griffin is smiling. This weekend, numerous NHL Alumni and adult hockey players teamed up for a fundraiser in this year’s Corey Griffin NHL-Pro Am in partnership with the Boston Bruins Foundation held at the Ne…

Apr 24, 1 week ago

Peter Chiarelli lands on his feet in Edmonton

Once he was relieved from his duties as General Manager with the Boston Bruins last week, Peter Chiarelli became the hottest commodity in the front office market. It didn’t take long for Chiarelli to find a new home. On Friday, the Edmonton Oil…