Thursday, February 16, 2012

This Date In Providence Bruins History: February 16

1996: Rob Tallas sets a franchise single-game record with 55 saves in an eventual 3-2 overtime loss to the visiting Worcester IceCats.

2000: Portland Pirates goaltender Martin Brochu halts 44 out of 47 shots to help the visitors steal a 5-3 decision at the Providence Civic Center.

2001: Kay Whitmore’s 34 saves bolster a much-needed 2-1 win in Lowell against a Lock Monsters team featuring future Boston Bruin Joe Corvo.

2007: A 3-2 win over Springfield gives the P-Bruins a four-game sweep of their homestand.