Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron registered the 700th point of his NHL career on Saturday night, thanks to a five points performance in the first two periods against the Carolina Hurricanes. Bergeron scored four goals and added an assist in the first 40 minutes. The Bruins are currently leading 7-1 after the second period.
Drafted 45th overall by the Bruins in 2003, Bergeron now has 702 points in 933 games played in the NHL. He also added 70 points in 101 playoff games. The L'Ancienne Lorette, Quebec native helped Boston to win the Stanley Cup in 2011. He won four Frank J.Selke Awards(best defensive forward).
The 32-year old forward has 17 goals and 15 assists for 32 points in his 34th game played this season.
The Bruins are currently second in the Atlantic division with a record of 22-10-6.