Bruins’ David Backes Overpowers Panthers, Scores Game-Tying Goal

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Goals don’t always have to be pretty. Just ask David Backes.

After the Florida Panthers grabbed an early lead just over a minute into their game against the Boston Bruins, David Backes evened the score later in the period with a hard-fought goal.

The Bruins did an excellent job of keeping possession in Florida’s zone, and Backes finished the job by outmuscling Panthers defenders and sliding the puck past goalie James Reimer.

To see Backes’ game-tying tally, check out the Amica Coverage Cam video above, presented by Amica Insurance.

Thumbnail photo via Brian Fluharty/USA TODAY Sports

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