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W2W4: Can Subban be stopped by Bruins?

5/8/2014

Bruins at Canadiens, 7:30 ET (Canadiens lead series 2-1)

* P.K. Subban (MTL): has points in 6 straight games (3 G, 8 A during streak); leads all defensemen in playoff scoring with 11 points (had 8 points in previous 12 playoff games entering 2014 postseason)

* Canadiens: 3-0 at home this postseason; 4-10 (40.0 pct) on power play in this series (were 2-13 in First Round series vs Lightning)

* Patrice Bergeron (BOS): on 7-game point streak (3 G, 6 A during streak); only Anze Kopitar (9 games) and Jussi Jokinen (8 games) have longer streaks this postseason

* Tuukka Rask (BOS): 2.97 GAA, .884 save pct (10 GA on 86 SA in 202:12 played) in this series; 1.16 GAA, .961 save pct in First Round series vs Red Wings)

Ducks at Kings, 10 ET (Kings lead series 2-0)

* Kings: won 6 straight games since trailing 3 games to none in First Round series vs Sharks (outscored opponents 24-8 during streak)

* Anze Kopitar (LA): has points in 9 straight games (4 G, 10 A during streak) – longest point streak in 2014 postseason; leads playoffs in scoring with 14 points (had 9 points in 18 games during 2013 postseason)

* Marian Gaborik (LA): 3 goals in last 2 games; tied with Jussi Jokinen for most goals in playoffs with 6 (had 6 goals in 31 games over previous 3 postseason appearances entering 2014 playoffs)

* Ducks: 3-29 (10.3 pct) on power play in 7 games (reg. season & playoffs) vs Kings this season (1-8 in this series); 17.5 power play pct vs all other opponents this season (incl. playoffs)