Canadiens defeat Maple Leafs in OT in Game 5, extend first-round seriesTORONTO -- Nick Suzuki scored 59 seconds into overtime, and the Montreal Canadiens recovered for a 4-3 win against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup First Round at Scotiabank Arena on Thursday. Suzuki won it with a one-timer on a 2-on-0 with Cole Caufield after a turnover by forward Alex Galchenyuk at the opposite blue line to extend the best-of-7 series. "Sometimes those 2-on-0s are a little bit more difficult, " Suzuki said.
How to watch Maple Leafs vs. Canadiens via live streamHulu and ESPN+ will host Wednesday’s matchup between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens. The game will start at 7 p. m. ET at Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec. Sportsnet Canada is handling the national broadcast for Canada and TVA Sports will be providing the French-language broadcast. It’s another year of high expectations for the Maple Leafs. The team is loaded with talent again and the pressure to win and finally advance in the Stanley Cup Playoffs will be as high as well. Auston Matthews is back after scoring 60 goals and winning the Hart Trophy. The Leafs top two lines remain as good as any in the league with Mitchell Marner, John Tavares and William Nylander as the featured players. Toronto made a full overhaul in goal, bringing in former two-time Cup winner Matt Murray and Ilya Samsonov.
Watch NHL Games on Hulu Start your free trial. Watch NHL Games with any Hulu plan starting at $7.99/month. Start Your Free Trial Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal
I just have to make the save on that 2-on-0. I was a little aggressive, so I'll learn from it. "Game 6 will be played at Montreal on Saturday (7:30 p. m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS). The Canadiens are expecting to have about 2, 500 fans in attendance, which would be the first NHL game in Canada with fans since March 11, 2020. "I think to be honest, the fans will deserve that game big time, " Montreal forward Phillip Danault said. "It's going to be crazy there, it's going to be awesome and I can't wait to be in front of our fans. "We've been waiting for that all year and here we