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Canadiens take advantage of late goal to sweep Lightning
Canadiens take advantage of late goal to sweep Lightning

Max Pacioretty lifted the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night into the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with a power-play goal with 43 seconds remaining for a 4-3 victory and a four-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Lightning. The first team to advance this year, the Canadiens also got goals from Daniel Briere, Brendan Gallagher and Lars Eller at Montreal. The Canadiens now wait for the Eastern Conference semifinal against the winner of the Boston Bruins-Detroit Red Wings series. Ondrej Palat had a goal and an assist for Tampa Bay. Victor Hedman pulled the Lightning to within one goal three minutes into the third period, and Tyler Johnson tied the score three minutes later. Lightning...

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