Tuesday, February 21, 2012

This Date In Providence Bruins History: February 21

2003: One night after the infamous Station Nightclub Fire in Warwick, the team presents an aggregate donation of $8,500 for relief efforts. On the ice, the Bruins thrash the Lowell Lock Monsters, 6-0, with two goals coming from Tyler Beechey in his AHL debut.

2007: Recovering from a home-and-home sweep at the hands of the Hartford Wolf Pack, Jordan Sigalet backstops the P-Bruins with a 30-save, 4-0 shutout of Portland at The Dunk.

2008: Six different goal-scorers obliterate the Hartford Wolf Pack, 6-1, to kickstart a seven-game road trip.

2009: Matt Lashoff, Mikko Lehtonen and Brad Marchand each have a two-point night at the DCU Center. Marchand, along with goaltender Tuukka Rask, picks up an assist on Jordan Knackstedt’s empty-netter to end a 4-2 win over the Sharks.