Thursday, October 13, 2011

This Date In Providence Bruins History: October 13

1995: A power play strike apiece from Denis Chervyakov and Peter Laviolette and a shortie via Tod Hartje bolsters the host P-Bruins to a 3-2 win over the Worcester IceCats.

1996: The P-Bruins and Bandits combine for nine power play goals in Baltimore’s 8-5 victory at the Civic Center.

2000: Peter Vandermeer scores his fourth goal in as many games, ultimately winning a 3-1 decision at the Civic Center over the Hartford Wolf Pack, improving Providence to 3-0-1 on the year.

2006: In the P-Bruins home opener and their first-ever meeting with the new Worcester Sharks, goaltender Brian Finley records his first Providence victory with a 3-1 decision.

2007: Despite Rochester goaltender David Shantz’s 40-save effort, including two penalty shots, the P-Bruins scrape out a 4-3 win over the Americans at Blue Cross Arena.