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Second Period, 7:50, 1-1: Loui Eriksson scores his first goal of the season, and the game is tied. It’s Boston’s second power-play goal of the season. Carl Soderberg and Reilly Smith earned assists. The Bruins’ scoreless streak of 135:49 is over.

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Second Period, 6:14, 1-0 Colorado: Colorado takes another too many men on the ice penalty. Boston will go back to the power play, where it’s 0-1 so far.

Second Period, 3:28, 1-0 Colorado: The Avalanche have scored their first goal of the season. Jamie McGinn’s shot from the left faceoff circle barely got past Niklas Svedberg. Tyson Barrie and Matt Duchene picked up assists.

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Second Period, 0:01, 0-0: Action has resumed at the Garden!

End of First Period, 0-0

Stats

Shots: 10-10

Faceoffs: Boston 12-8

Hits: Colorado 10-5

Special Teams: Boston 0-2, Colorado 0-1

Goals

None

Corsi Chart

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First Period, 12:55, 0-0: Loui Eriksson has a great scoring chance from the slot, but his shot from six feet out is deflected over the net.

First Period, 19:01, 0-0: Zdeno Chara is whistled for tripping and we’ll have 4-on-4 action for the remainder of the period.

First Period, 18:55, 0-0: Colorado has taken a too many men on the ice penalty. The Bruins will have their second power play of the game.

First Period, 18:05, 0-0: The Bruins have an offensive-zone faceoff with about two minutes left in the period.

First Period, 12:55, 0-0: Colorado kills off the penalty.

At the other end of the ice, Adam McQuaid made a nice diving play to break up a 3-on-1 scoring chance for Colorado.

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First Period, 10:44, 0-0: Niklas Svedberg makes two good saves at the end of the penalty kill, …read more