By Mike McMahon
The Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens were at it again on Monday night. As usual, there were vicious hits, fights, and packed penalty boxes as their rivalry lived up to its reputation during the teams’ final matchup of the regular season. Here’s the complete recap of the Canadiens snapping the Bruins’ 12-game win streak with 2-1 shootout victory.
The friendly exchanges began just 1:19 into the contest when Montreal’s Alexei Emelin connected with a hip-check on Boston’s Milan Lucic, to which Bruins captain Zdeno Chara took exception.