Lightning, Bruins Win Deciding Games to Advance in NHL Playoffs

April 27 (Bloomberg) -- The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 1-0 in a deciding seventh game to advance to the second round in the National Hockey League playoffs.

The Lightning will play the top-seeded Washington Capitals for a place in the Eastern Conference finals.

Also tonight, the Boston Bruins beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 in overtime in Game 7 to reach the second round in the East, where they’ll face the Philadelphia Flyers.

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