SCOREBOARD
Monday, April 28
Montreal at Philadelphia (7 p.m. EDT). The Flyers return home after tying the second-round series 1-1 with a 4-2 victory over the Canadiens on Saturday night.

STARS
Sunday
-Jordan Staal and Marc-Andre Fleury, Penguins. Staal scored a power-play goal in the second period and Fleury made 26 saves to lead Pittsburgh to a 2-0 victory over the New York Rangers.

ON THIN ICE
Pittsburgh beat the New York Rangers 2-0 Sunday to take a home-ice sweep of the first two games of their second-round series. New York was 0-for-6 on the power play and is 1-for-9 in the series. The Rangers must sweep the two games in New York to regain a tie in the series between Atlantic Division rivals.

SHOOTING STARS
Mike Modano scored the tiebreaking goal early in the Stars' four-goal third period, and Marty Turco made 29 saves in a 5-2 victory over the Sharks in Game 2 on Sunday night, sending Dallas home with a series lead. The Stars have won eight of their last nine trips to San Jose.

SPEAKING
``We've had amazing third periods so far in the playoffs. It was a big trip for us. Now it's up to us to respond to this at home. We know this is far from over, but at the same time, we had a great two days here. Every shift, every night, we've looked hungry.'' - Mike Modano, who scored the go-ahead goal in Dallas' 5-2 victory over San Jose in Game 2 on Sunday.
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