Both teams had 8 shots on goal in the first period. Brayden Schenn had the only goal in the first period. St. Louis led 1-0 after one period of play.
St. Louis scored again to make it a 2-0 game. Brayden Schenn had an assist. Boston finally scored a goal to make it 2-1. Defenseman Charlie McAvoy scored on a power play goal to tie the game at 2-2. Boston outshot St. Louis 18-3 in shots on goal during the second period.
Boston took the lead in the third period thanks to Sean Kuraly. Kuraly scored the game-winning goal, but Boston scored one more goal on an empty net goal thanks to Brad Marchand.
Boston outshot the St. Louis Blues 30-12 in the second and third period. Bruce Cassidy adjusted accordingly after the first period. Boston leads the 2019 Stanley Cup 1-0. Game 2 of the 2019 Stanley Cup Finals is on NBCSN on Wednesday and something tells me the St. Louis Blues may even up the series.
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