Hold the pep talks, motivational ploys and all the statistics that support Tampa Bay feeling good about its chances of closing out Montreal in the second round of the NHL playoffs.
Detroit qualified by earning a point while Boston lost to Florida.
There were plenty of blocked shots and precious few scoring chances.
David Desharnais scored 56 seconds into overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a comeback 2-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night.
Ethnic intimidation is a felony punishable by up to two years in prison, per the Michigan statute.
Max Pacioretty broke a third period tie, Tomas Plekanec scored twice and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 Thursday night.