by Tony on 05/10/10 at 10:33 AM ET
From the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review’s Kevin Gorman:
When it comes to closing out a playoff series with Dan Bylsma behind the bench, the Penguins have the Montreal Canadiens right where they want them in their Eastern Conference semifinal. That would be on home ice.
The Penguins have won five playoff series under Bylsma, all by clinching on the road — at Philadelphia, Washington, Carolina and Detroit last year and Ottawa this spring - and he hopes to keep it that way.
Owning a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series, the defending Stanley Cup champions can advance to a third consecutive conference final with a Game 6 victory over the Canadiens at 7 p.m. Monday at Montreal’s Bell Centre.
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