Playoff Performer of the Night | David Pastrnak

David Pastrnak sure did a lot of damage with 15:46 of ice time – including an NHL record and his first postseason hat trick.

David Pastrnak sure did a lot of damage with 15:46 of ice time.

In a 7-3 victory for the Boston Bruins in their Game 2 against the Toronto Maple Leafs Saturday night, the winger exploded for six points (3-3–6) to make NHL history as the youngest player to do so in a Stanley Cup Playoffs game.

With a hat trick of goals and assists, Pastrnak also matched the NHL record for most points by a player in the opening two games – a mark set with nine points by former Boston Bruin Phil Esposito in a series (also against Toronto) in 1969.

The hat trick was also Pastrnak's first of his NHL playoff career. Take a look at the video below to see the Czech's dazzling highlight reel from the night.

The series moves to Toronto for Game 3 Monday where the Maple Leafs will try to use home ice to their advantage at 7 pm ET.


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