Boston looked to have taken a 1-0 lead against Detroit on Wednesday night when Torey Krug converted on the B’s first power play of the game — but no.
Zdeno Chara was called for interfering with Wings goalie Jimmy Howard, a decision that, upon further review, was pretty questionable:
A few reactions from Twitter:
Torey Krug looks like he had PP goal on point bomb deflected on way to net. Refs waved off goal due to interference. Awful call #BruinsTalk
— Joe Haggerty (@HackswithHaggs) April 3, 2014
Wow…red wings got away with one there…Chara called for goalie interference..but there wasn’t any
— Ted Kulfan (@tkulfan) April 3, 2014
Just a brutal call on Chara. Ridiculous.
— Jeff O’Neill (@odognine2) April 3, 2014
Any controversy surrounding the goal was quickly wiped out, though, as Johnny Boychuk scored moments later to give (or, re-give) Boston the lead: