These teams played Tuesday night in Game 2, where the Lightning beat the Bruins in overtime on a goal from Ondrej Palat. It was an impressive bounce-back performance from the Lightning after losing 3-2 in Game 1.
The Bruins had plenty of chances to win Game 2. They held leads of 1-0, 2-1 and tied the game late in regulation to force overtime. They also gave up way too many shots and scoring chances, which is less than ideal versus a Lightning team loaded with offensive skill.
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The Bruins' top line of Brad Marchand, Patrice Bergeron and David Pastrnak has played great in this series, but they can't win it alone. Boston needs secondary scoring to play a larger role if this team is going to advance to the Eastern Conference Final in back-to-back seasons.
Which team will win Game 3 and take a 2-1 series lead? Here's how to watch Bruins vs. Lightning online. Also, NBC Sports Boston will break down Game 3 immediately after the final buzzer on Postgame Live with Michael Felger, Joe Haggerty and DJ Bean.
When: Wednesday, Aug. 26 at 8 p.m. ET
TV Channel: NBC Sports Network
Live Stream: NBC Sports
Bruins vs. Lightning live stream: Watch NHL Playoff Game 3 online originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston