Trying to avoid elimination, the Boston Bruins hold a 2-1 lead after one period of Game 6 against the Washington Capitals.
Boston was able to score first when Rich Peverly scored his third goal of the playoffs at the 5:56 mark of the first period.
The Bruins picked up a big goal when David Krejci scored a power play goal with 3:12 left in the period.
Boston has been the agressor in the first period, holding an 22-14 advantage in hits. The Bruins have also seen a majority of the scoring chances, outshooting the Capitals, 11-10.