Geekie Hat Trick Leads Bruins to Victory

Morgan Geekie's hat trick helps the Boston Bruins defeat the Vegas Golden Knights and end their losing streak.


Morgan Geekie's Hat Trick Powers Bruins to Victory

Morgan Geekie scored his first NHL hat trick to lead the Boston Bruins to a 5-4 win against the Vegas Golden Knights. This victory comes as a relief for the Bruins, who had been on a three-game losing streak. Geekie's outstanding performance in this game showcased his skill and helped the team secure an important win.

Geekie expressed his excitement about the hat trick, noting that he never expected it but thoroughly enjoyed the experience. He also mentioned how crucial it was to secure two points in the game. Mason Lohrei scored the go-ahead goal, and David Pastrnak and Kevin Shattenkirk contributed with two assists each. Jeremy Swayman made 32 saves to solidify the win for the Bruins.

Bruins Bounce Back After Blowing Lead

The Boston Bruins had a strong start, taking a 3-0 lead in the first period. However, they allowed the Vegas Golden Knights to tie the game in the third period. This has been a recurring issue for the Bruins in recent games, as they have struggled to hold onto their leads.

Despite the setback, the Bruins managed to regain their composure and take the lead again. Mason Lohrei scored a power-play goal in the third period, which proved to be the game-winner. Coach Jim Montgomery praised the team's ability to overcome their previous struggles and execute when it mattered the most. This win marks a crucial turning point for the Bruins as they aim to maintain their momentum.

Geekie Shines with Impressive Performance

Morgan Geekie played a pivotal role in the Bruins' victory, showcasing his talent with a hat trick. He opened the scoring in the first period, finishing off a breakaway opportunity. Geekie continued to make an impact on the game, extending the Bruins' lead to 3-0 with an impressive one-timer off David Pastrnak's cross-ice pass.

Geekie's third goal of the game came in the second period, tipping in Pastrnak's shot and completing his hat trick. His outstanding performance demonstrated his scoring ability and provided the team with a much-needed offensive boost. Geekie's contributions played a significant role in securing the Bruins' victory over the Golden Knights.