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Bruins win Game 5, take 3-2 series lead over Habs

Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Carl Soderberg picked up a goal and two assists to back 29 saves from Tuukka Rask, and Boston claimed a 4-2 victory over Montreal in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.

Reilly Smith, Jarome Iginla and Loui Eriksson also tallied for the Bruins, who took a 3-2 series edge and can advance to their second straight Eastern finals with a win at Bell Centre on Monday.

Brendan Gallagher and P.K. Subban scored for the Canadiens, who decided to sit veteran playoff performer Danny Briere in the pivotal contest. Carey Price stopped 26 pucks in defeat.

05/10 21:51:32 ET