Thornton

Thornton

The Boston Bruins continued their new-found dominance of the Montreal Canadiens with a 3-1 win at Bell Centre today. The Bruins are now 4-0-1 against the Canadiens this season, including 2-0-1 on the road.

You can read the complete recap at Yahoo!

Winger Shawn Thornton not only scored his career-high fifth goal of the season, but his goal was the game-winner — his second such goal of the season.

Also:

•The Bruins were called for too many men on the ice for just the second time this season.

Blake Wheeler’s delay-of-game penalty shooting the puck over the glass was just the fourth of the year against the Bruins.

P.J. Axelsson led the team with five hits. Read that sentence again. Now stop shaking your head.

Marc Savard’s empty-net goal extended his point-scoring streak to eight games.