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Final: Bruins 5, Islanders 2 — Hat trick for Patrice Bergeron

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BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Thanks in part to a Patrice Bergeron hat trick the Boston Bruins extended their point streak to 15 games with a 5-2 victory over the New York Islanders Thursday night at Barclays Center. Boston is 11-0-4 in its last 15 games.

Bergeron notched goals Nos. 17, 18 and 19 for his third career hat trick and second of the season. Ryan Spooner and Brad Marchand (empty-netter) also scored for Boston.