The Boston Bruins have their backs against the wall as they face off against the Ottawa Senators in a must-win Game 5 on Friday night.
The Bruins will have another shot at trying to contain Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson. After four games, Karlsson has five assists and a plus-3 rating with 27:39 TOI per in the first-round series.
It’s no surprise that the Senators’ 5-on-5 shot differential is directly affected when Karlsson is on the ice.
To see Karlsson’s impact on the Senators’ 5-on-5 shot differential, check out the video above from “Bruins Face-Off Live,” presented by EchoStor Technologies.
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