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Canadiens sweep Jets

Tyler Toffolo scored 1:39 into overtime to lift Montreal to a 3-2 win over the Jets and a four game sweep in their playoff series.
Credit: AP
Montreal Canadiens' Tyler Toffoli celebrates with teammates after scoring the winning goal following overtime NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey action against the Winnipeg Jets in Montreal, Monday, June 7, 2021. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)

MONTREAL (AP) - Tyler Toffoli scored at 1:39 of overtime to lift the Montreal Canadiens to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets and a four-game sweep of their second-round playoff series. Erik Gustafsson and Artturi Lehkonen scored in regulation for Montreal, which has won seven straight playoff games since trailing Toronto 3-1 in the opening round. Toffoli also had an assist. Carey Price made 14 saves. Montreal awaits the winner of the Colorado-Vegas series, which is tied 2-2. Game 5 is Tuesday night in Denver. Rookie defenseman Logan Stanley had two goals for Winnipeg