Bruins' Thomas saves the day again

Boston goalie outduels Carey Price and Canadiens in 2OT Game 5 win

Updated: April 24, 2011, 12:34 PM ET
By James Murphy | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Prior to Game 5 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens, Tim Thomas promised his team and coach Claude Julien his best game of the series was yet to come. And did he ever deliver, as the Vezina Trophy nominee made 44 saves to backstop the Bruins to a 2-1 double-overtime win and a 3-2 series lead.

Thanks to Thomas' brilliant performance, the Bruins will head to Montreal with a chance to clinch the series in Game 6 at the Bell ...

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