Wednesday, February 1, 2012

This Date In Providence Bruins History: February 1

1998: Jean-Yves Roy singlehandedly pole-vaults the P-Bruins over the Adirondack Red Wings with an equalizer and overtime goal in a 5-4 home victory.

2002: Multipoint outputs by Sean Haggerty, Andy Hilbert and Eric Manlow highlight a come-from-behind, 5-2 home victory over Worcester.

2006: Eric Healey captains the PlanetUSA All-Stars and logs a goal and assist while Tim Thomas sees action in one period of an eventual 9-4 loss to the Canadians at Winnipeg’s MTS Centre.

2009: Peter Schaefer assists on both of Mikko Lehtonen’s goals, which effectively decide a 2-1 win over Worcester at The Dunk. The Sharks heavily outshoot Providence, 35-20, but Kevin Regan repels 34 out of 35 stabs.