04/18 20:58 CDT Canadiens top Lightning again for 2-0 series lead
Canadiens top Lightning again for 2-0 series lead
AP Sports Writer
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) --- Rene Bourque had two goals and David Desharnais and
Brendan Gallagher also scored Friday night, helping the Montreal Canadiens beat
the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal
Carey Price stopped 26 shots for Montreal, redeeming himself following a less
than stellar performance during a 5-4 overtime win in Game 1.
A second road victory in three nights sends the Canadiens home with a 2-0 lead
in the best-of-seven series. Game 3 is Sunday.
Bourque and Desharnais scored in the second period after defensive breakdowns
left Tampa Bay goaltender Anders Lindback in tough situations. Gallagher made
it 3-0 with an unassisted goal in the third period.