A look back at Game 2

It was a close call on Saturday night, but Alex Kovalev made up for a costly penalty with the overtime winner as the Canadiens grabbed a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series against the Bruins.

But there will be little time to celebrate as the teams go back at it in Game 3 in Boston on Sunday night, with the Habs looking to continue their dominance over the Bruins this season.

Here’s a look at what’s being said about Saturday’s game:

• Red Fisher: Julien keeps an even keel
• Dave Stubbs: Winning goal atones for ‘selfish’ penalty
• Pat Hickey: "We haven’t won anything yet’
• The Gazette’s Herb Zurkowsky: Bruins’ Lucic battles way into NHL
• Zurkowsky: Bruins left steaming after late penalty call
• Canoe.ca: Journal de Montréal coverage en français
• Cyberpresse.ca: La Presse coverage en français
• Kevin Paul Dupont, Boston Globe: This rink gives you chills
• Fluto Shinzawa, Boston Globe: Fortune shines on Montreal
• Dupont: Bruins sound off on delayed whistle
• Steve Conroy, Boston Herald: Delayed call a stickler
• Conroy: B’s spirited effort not enough to score win
• Stephen Harris, Boston Herald: Hard-fought battle still doesn’t meet desired goal
• Harris: Breaks of game proved elusive


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