About last night …

Shall we start calling him Mr. Elimination?
In Game 4 against Tampa Bay, Max Pacioretty scores a power-play goal with 43 seconds left in a 3-3 game.
The loss ends the Lightning season.
Three weeks later, the Canadiens take to the ice for Game 6, trailing Boston three wins to two.
Pacioretty has a goal and an assist in a 4-0 win that sends the series back to Boston, where Pacioretty scores again in the 3-1 win that sends the Canadiens to the Eastern Conference Final.

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Dustin Tokarski

About last night …

It's not over. And as you contemplate the deep hole your Montreal Canadiens find themselves in heading home for Game 5, consider some recent playoff history: In Round 1, the

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About last night …

Fearless prediction #1: That's not the last playoff overtime goal Alex Galchenyuk will score in his career. Fearless prediction #2: That's not the last playoff win for Dustin Tokarski. Fearless