Monday's NHL playoff highlights

The Kings beat the Blues 5-2 to take a 2-0 series lead. Alex Ovechkin's power-play goal with 7:27 remaining gave the Capitals a 1-1 series tie with the Rangers.

ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: Anze Kopitar #11 of the Los Angeles Kings scores a goal against Brian Elliott #1 of the St. Louis Blues in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
Anze Kopitar #11 Of The Los Angeles Kings Scores A Goal Against Brian Elliott #1 Of The St. Louis Blues In Game Two Of Getty Images
ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: Anze Kopitar #11 of the Los Angeles Kings scores a goal against Brian Elliott #1 of the St. Louis Blues in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates after he scored a goal in the third period to take a 3-2 lead as Brian Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers looks on dejected while kneeling on the ice in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 30, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Alex Ovechkin #8 Of The Washington Capitals Celebrates Getty Images
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates after he scored a goal in the third period to take a 3-2 lead as Brian Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers looks on dejected while kneeling on the ice in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 30, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: T.J. Oshie #74 of the St. Louis Blues takes a shot on goal against the Los Angeles Kings in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Kings v St. Louis Blues - Game Two
ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: T.J. Oshie #74 of the St. Louis Blues takes a shot on goal against the Los Angeles Kings in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals attempts a shot on goal in the third period in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 30, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Alex Ovechkin #8 Of The Washington Capitals Attempts A Shot On Goal In The Third Period In Game Two Of The Eastern Getty Images
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals attempts a shot on goal in the third period in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 30, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: Jeff Carter #77 of the Los Angeles Kings checks Alexander Steen #20 of the St. Louis Blues into the boards as Barret Jackman #5 also of the St. Louis Blues defends in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Kings v St. Louis Blues - Game Two
ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: Jeff Carter #77 of the Los Angeles Kings checks Alexander Steen #20 of the St. Louis Blues into the boards as Barret Jackman #5 also of the St. Louis Blues defends in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals attempts a shot on goal against goalie Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 30, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v New York Rangers - Game Two
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals attempts a shot on goal against goalie Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 30, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: Dustin Penner #25 and Anze Kopitar #11 both of the Los Angeles Kings mix it up with David Backes #42 of the St. Louis Blues in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Kings v St. Louis Blues - Game Two
ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: Dustin Penner #25 and Anze Kopitar #11 both of the Los Angeles Kings mix it up with David Backes #42 of the St. Louis Blues in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30: Goalie Braden Holtby #70 and Dennis Wideman #6 of the Washington Capitals celebrate after they won 3-2 against the New York Rangers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 30, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v New York Rangers - Game Two
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30: Goalie Braden Holtby #70 and Dennis Wideman #6 of the Washington Capitals celebrate after they won 3-2 against the New York Rangers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 30, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) makes a save in the second period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference semifinals at Madison Square Garden in New York, Monday, April 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Ovechkin's late PP goal gives Caps 3-2 win
Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) makes a save in the second period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference semifinals at Madison Square Garden in New York, Monday, April 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: Alexander Steen #20 of the St. Louis Blues controls the puck against Jarret Stoll #28 of the Los Angeles Kings in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Kings v St. Louis Blues - Game Two
ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 30: Alexander Steen #20 of the St. Louis Blues controls the puck against Jarret Stoll #28 of the Los Angeles Kings in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 30, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

What to Read Next