The Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals were scoreless heading into the third period of Wednesday night's matchup, then things got really interesting.
David Pastrnak got the Bruins on the board first in the third, but the Caps quickly answered with an equalizer from Lars Eller. The two teams went into overtime where Tuukka Rask put on a show in net for the B's and forced a shootout. Unfortunately for Boston, the Caps were able to come out on top.
Here are the highlights from the B's defeat:
FINAL SCORE: Capitals 2, Bruins 1
BRUINS RECORD: 12-5-3
Brad Marchand connects with David Pastrnak to put B's on the board first:
Lars Eller responds to tie it at one goal apiece:
Chara gets a video tribute in return to TD Garden:
Rask keeps it tied with the clutch save:
Jakub Vrana's shootout goal gets the job done for Washington:
Friday, March 5 vs. Washington Capitals, 7 p.m. ET