Saturday, October 22, 2011

This Date In Providence Bruins History: October 22

1994: Eight days after winning their first meeting with the IceCats in Providence, 5-2, the P-Bruins lose their first-ever road game in Worcester by the same score.

2004: Brad Boyes’ hat trick fuels a 6-2 home win over the Lowell Lock Monsters.

2005: Eric Nickulas scores twice in a span of 51 seconds and the team scores four times in a span of 2:47 to sculpt a 4-0 lead midway through the first period. By the time the ice chips settle, Eric Healey has a hat trick while Nate Robinson joins Nickulas in the two-goal club while a total of 12 individual skaters chalk up a point in an 8-2 rout of Springfield at MassMutual Center.