Monday, January 9, 2012

This Date In Providence Bruins History: January 9

1994: For the second time in as many games, the P-Bruins abolish an initial multi-goal deficit. Dennis Smith, Andrew McKim and Tod Hartje all connect to help surmount the Prince Edward Island Senators, 3-2.

2005: In an eventual 8-7 shootout loss at Lowell, Andy Hilbert’s hat trick pulls him even with the late Sergei Zholtok for the all-time franchise lead with 83 career strikes.

2009: A 4-1 victory over Bridgeport extends both the P-Bruins point-getting streak and their home winning streak to five games.