FLORIDA PANTHERS VS ATLANTA THRASHERS
Atlanta Thrashers goalie Kari Lehtonen gets hit by Florida Panthers Nathan Horton in firtst period NHL action, at the Bank Atlantic Center, in Sunrise, Florida, on October 5, 2005. (UPI Photo/Michael Bush)
Brad Marchand scored twice during a four-goal first period Monday and Boston rolled to a 6-1 rout of Pittsburgh in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Nathan Horton scored and assisted on two David Krejci goals Saturday, boosting Boston to 3-0 win over Pittsburgh in the opener of the Eastern Conference finals.
Chris Kreider scored on a deflection 7:03 into overtime Thursday to extend the New York Rangers' season in a 4-3 victory over Boston.
Patrice Bergeron scored a late equalizer and netted the overtime game-winner Monday, rallying Boston over Toronto 5-4 in Game 7 of their playoff series.
Tuukka Rask turned aside 45-of-47 shots Monday, backstopping the Boston Bruins to a 5-2 win over Toronto and a 2-1 first-round playoff series lead.
Joffrey Lupul scored twice in the second period Saturday and the Toronto Maple Leafs evened their first-round series with a 4-2 win over Boston.
Tuukka Rask needed to make only 18 saves Wednesday to help bring Boston a 4-1 win over Toronto in the opener of their conference quarterfinal series.
Nathan Horton's tiebreaking tally midway through the third period proved decisive in the Boston Bruins' shot-filled 3-2 victory over Ottawa.
Anton Khudobin posted his second career shutout Sunday and the Boston Bruins scored twice in third period for a 2-0 win over Buffalo.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned aside 33-of-34 shots Saturday and Philadelphia helped its playoff chances with a 3-1 victory over Boston, breaking a four-game skid.