NBC’s coverage of the 2021 Stanley Cup Ultimate carries on with Monday’s Recreation 4 among the Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning. Canadiens-Lightning stream coverage starts at 8 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock. You can view the video game on the net and on the NBC Athletics app by clicking right here.
Tampa Bay came out lightning swift in Sport 3, scoring 2 times in the opening 3:27 courtesy of defensemen Jan Rutta and Victor Hedman. The Canadiens obtained back in it with Phillip Danault’s initially purpose of the postseason halfway as a result of the initially. Tampa began the next just as rapid, scoring two extra occasions in the opening 3:33 of the middle body, this time from Nikita Kucherov and Tyler Johnson. Montreal once again fought back into it with a late next-time period aim from Nick Suzuki, which snuck under Andrei Vasilevskiy’s pad. Johnson included a second intention to make it 5-2, and Corey Perry answered just 39 seconds later on, but Blake Coleman place it absent with an vacant netter as the Lightning are now just just one earn away from back again-to-again titles.
Only 1 workforce has come back from a 3- collection deficit in the Cup Ultimate – the 1942 Maple Leafs. Groups that trail 3- in ideal-of-7 collection have an all-time collection record of 4-195, which includes a 1-26 mark in the Cup Closing. Of the Canadiens former 32 Cup Remaining appearances prior to this yr, they have only been swept at the time, in 1952 by the Red Wings.
Vasilevskiy has recorded a shutout in each individual of his previous 4 collection-clinching wins, the longest run by a goalie in NHL heritage. He desires just one a lot more collection-clinching shutout to match Clint Benedict and Chris Osgood for the most in league historical past (5).
WHAT: Tampa Bay Lightning at Montreal Canadiens
Where by: Bell Centre
WHEN: Monday, July 5, 8 p.m. ET
Tv: NBC / Peacock
ON THE Simply call: Kenny Albert, Eddie Olczyk, Brian Boucher
Reside STREAM: You can enjoy the Canadiens-Lightning stream on NBC Sports’ reside stream page and the NBC Sporting activities app.
CANADIENS VS. LIGHTNING (TB potential customers sequence 3-)
Video game 1: Lightning 5, Canadiens 1
Sport 2: Lightning 3, Canadiens 1
Recreation 3: Lightning 6, Canadiens 3
Sport 4: Mon. July 5: Lightning at Canadiens, 8 p.m. ET (NBC / Peacock) – livestream
*Video game 5: Wed. July 7: Canadiens at Lightning, 8 p.m. ET (NBC / Peacock)
*Recreation 6: Fri. July 9: Lightning at Canadiens, 8 p.m. ET (NBC / Peacock)
*Game 7: Sun. July 11: Canadiens at Lightning, 7 p.m. ET (NBC / Peacock)