Pastrnak, Ullmark lead Bruins past Wild 5-2

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — David Pastrnak scored his 47th goal of the season and Linus Ullmark made 29 saves as the Boston Bruins beat the Minnesota Wild 5-2 on Saturday.

Jake DeBrusk, David Krejci, Patrice Bergeron and Trent Frederic also scored for Boston, which has won two in a row as it seeks to surpass the record 62 wins and 132 points in a season.

Pastrnak has six goals and seven assists in his past eight games and is second in the league in goals behind Connor McDavid, who started the day with 57.

"I thought we went after them as good as we've gone for a 60-minute game," Bruins coach Jim Montgomery said. "It was good to try and have a mentality where we have an opportunity to end someone's streak. Instead of being the hunted, we were hunting."

Minnesota, which started the day one point behind Dallas for first and two points ahead of Colorado in the Central Division, hadn't lost in regulation since Feb. ...

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