Justin Florek and
Showing more spark after not taking enough challenging shots on goal in their 1-0 loss Friday night, the Bruins had 18 shots in the first period after managing only 25 in the entire opener.
Luke Glendening cut Boston's lead to 2-1 at 13:20 of the second period before
Game 3 of the best-of-seven series between the top-seeded Bruins, who won the Presidents' Trophy with an
On Sunday, Boston didn't take its first shot until 7:28 into the opening period. And it went in.
Florek, a rookie wing filling in for the injured
Howard came out of his crease to collect a loose puck and passed it toward Smith, who was skating back along the right boards. But the puck bounced off Smith's right calf and into the circle, where Florek shot quickly before Howard could get back.
It was Florek's first career playoff goal after he scored one goal in four regular-season games.
Philadelphia 4, at
Schenn put Philadelphia in front after Game 1 goat Jason Akeson tied it 2-2 earlier in the period. That was enough for the Flyers to end a nine-game losing streak at
Game 3 is Tuesday night.
Jakub Voracek brought the Flyers to within 2-1 in the first after
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 21 shots after a 14-save winning effort in the opener. The Rangers had outscored the Flyers 35-10 during the winning streak and given up two goals or fewer in each game.
at Montreal 3, Tampa Bay 2:
Montreal leads the best-of-seven series, 3-0, and can sweep the
Rene Bourque scored 11 seconds into the game after a rousing pregame show and
Tampa Bay got a scare at 16:09 of the second period when scoring star