The first team to advance this year, the Canadiens also got goals from
Ondrej Palat had a goal and an assist for Tampa Bay.
Lightning backup goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis replaced
Pacioretty was parked in front to bang the rebound of
The Lightning played the series without No. 1 goalie
Boston 3, at Detroit 0:
Dougie Hamilton and
Jimmy Howard made 31 saves for the Red Wings, who needed him to make what appeared to be a routine stop midway through the first period on the first goal. He couldn't.
Hamilton's wrist shot from the top of the right circle beat Howard's glove on a power play after Detroit had too many men on the ice.
The Red Wings didn't have enough players in position to stop the second goal. After a poorly timed line change, Caron was all alone in front of the net and scored off a rebound.
Detroit had a five-on-three power play for 35 seconds midway through the second period and could not take advantage.
Since the Red Wings won Game 1 on
N.Y. Rangers 4, at Philadelphia 1: