Bruins Forward David Backes Stays Hot Offensively With Goal Vs. Leafs


David Backes gave the Boston Bruins an early 1-0 lead over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday Night at Air Canada Centre.

The veteran right winger is heating up offensively for Boston with goals in three of the last four games. Backes now has 35 points (16 goals, 19 assists) in his first season with he B’s.

To see Backes’ latest goal, check out the video above from the Berkshire Bank Exciting Rewind.

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Berkshire Bank Foundation

During the 2016-2017 regular season, Berkshire Bank Foundation will donate $100 for each Bruins assist to three local non-profit organizations. Click here to see official rules.

As of March 30, the Berkshire Bank Foundation has raised $11,500 for Cradles to Crayons, which provides children from birth through age 12, living in homeless or low-income situations, with the essential items they need to thrive -- at home, at school and at play.

Earlier this season, the foundation raised $10,000 for Soldier On, a private nonprofit organization committed to ending veteran homelessness, and $12,100 for Birthday Wishes, a non-profit organization with a mission to provide birthday parties to children experiencing homelessness.