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Bruins-Lightning highlights: B's season comes to an end

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The Bruins' season came to an end Monday night as they were eliminated from the Stanley Cup Playoffs by the Lightning. 

David Krejci kept the B's alive by forcing overtime late in the third period, but the B's couldn't hold on in double OT to keep their season going.

For the Lightning, it was Anthony Cirelli and Ondrej Palat doing the damage in regulation and then Victor Hedman with the game-winner.

Tampa will play the winner of the New York Islanders-Philadelphia Flyers series in the Eastern Conference Final.

FINAL SCORE: Tampa Bay Lightning 3, Boston Bruins 2 (2OT)

BOX SCORE

Series: Lightning win, 4-1.

HIGHLIGHTS

Lightning strike first

Pasta puts B's on the board

Halak with a beauty of a save

McAvoy injured on hit by Paquette

Lightning regain the lead

Krejci keeps B's hopes alive

Hedman ends the Bruins season