05/12/2015 10:18 EDT | Updated 05/12/2016 05:59 EDT

Steven Stamkos, Lightning eliminate Canadiens in Game 6

Steven Stamkos scored to extend his points streak to five games, leading the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-1 win over visiting Montreal on Tuesday night, eliminating the Canadiens in six games in Round 2 after being swept by them in the first round last spring.

Tampa, which returns to the NHL Eastern Conference final for the first time since 2011, faces the New York Rangers or Washington Capitals, who play Game 7 on Wednesday.

More to come