The Montreal Canadiens lead the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 after two intervals of play in Sport 5 of their Stanley Cup opening spherical playoff sequence.
Jesperi Kotkaniemi added to the 2 objectives Joel Armia scored within the first to open a 3-0 lead for Montreal earlier than Zach Hyman was credited with the Leafs first purpose of the sport – his first of the postseason.
Hyman with the short reply ????????
— Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) May 28, 2021
The Leafs entered the sport up 3-1 within the best-of-seven sequence and may set a date with the Winnipeg Jets within the second spherical with a win tonight.
Sport 6, if mandatory, will go Saturday night time in Montreal.