June 3 (UPI) — St. Louis Blues forward Ryan O’Reilly notched a goal 43 seconds into the first period during Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Boston Bruins on Monday night.
O’Reilly collected the puck at the side of the net and beat Rask to the other side of the goal, burying a wraparound to give the Blues a 1-0 lead.
O’Reilly’s score gave the Blues early momentum as they went on to defeat the Bruins 4-2 to even the series at two games apiece.
Blues forward Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 11th goal of the playoffs near the end of the first frame. Brayden Schenn added a goal late in the third period. O’Reilly recorded his second score of the contest midway through the third.
Game 5 is Thursday night at TD Garden in Boston.