For the second time in a week, Boston laid a beating on Atlanta, exploding for three goals in the first period before taking a 4-0 decision at the TD Garden on Wednesday night. So much for the looming Winter Classic being a distraction.
After Patrice Bergeron, Marco Sturm, Zdeno Chara and David Krejci were named to their respective countries’ Olympic rosters, the B’s got right down to business on the ice. Marc Savard extended his points streak to five games after notching two assists and goaltender Tuukka Rask earned his second shutout of the season against the reeling Thrashers.
Now, finally, it’s time for the Flyers at Fenway, but first, check out all the Bruins-Thrashers highlights below.