Patrice Bergeron gets 1,000th point with assist in Bruins' win

Patrice Bergeron gof his 1,000th career point with a second period assist and the

Boston Bruins beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-3

Bergeron became the ourth Boston player and 9th in NHL history fo reach the milestone with the second assist

Marchand immediately pointed at Bergeron after scoring his goal and the 

Boston bench emptied to celebrate with the 37-year-old center along the boards.

That was probably the most special thing about H" Bergeron sald. "All the guys kind of jump on and share that with them.

The other Boston players to reach 1,000 points are Ray Bourque 1,506), Johnny Bucyk (1,339) and Phil Esposito (1,012)

who was at the game as a Lightning radio broadcaster. bergeron is ihe 4Ist player to have ,000 points with Oone franchiseE