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Kyle Palmieri scored a goal in Game 6 versus Boston. The goal was his seventh of the postseason, and fourth in the past five games.

Fantasy Impact: Palmieri had been between 44-57 points in the past five seasons. This season he finished the regular season with 21.

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Jeremy Swayman stopped two of three shots in the third period as the Islanders defeated the Bruins 5-4 in regulation Monday.

Fantasy Impact: The rookie got his first taste of playoff hockey Monday as he allowed a goal on just three shots faced. He was not tested much but it proved the one goal he surrendered turned out to the be the difference maker. He still has a bright future ahead with a lot of growing up to do.

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Charlie McAvoy provided helpers on Brad Marchand's and both of David Pastrnak's goals in a 5-4 regulation loss to the Islanders in Game 5 Monday night.

Fantasy Impact: McAvoy has one goal and 11 points through ten games played this post-season.

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David Krejci buried a goal with 5:17 remaining in regulation to pull the Bruins to within 5-4 against the Islanders in Game 5 Monday. To the dismay of many Bostonians, the Islanders would hold on and claim a 3-2 series lead.

Fantasy Impact: Krejci has two goals and seven points through ten games played this post-season. He will look to come up clutch in a do-or-die Game 6 bout in Long Island Wednesday evening.

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David Pastrnak scored two goals and got an assist on Brad Marchand's goal as the Bruins would lose Game 5 to the Islanders 5-4 in regulation.

Fantasy Impact: Pastrnak has seven goals and 14 points through ten games played this post-season. He and his Boston teammates will be facing elimination in Game 6 as they head off to Long Island for Wednesday.

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Leo Komarov recorded an assist in Game 4 versus Boston. The assist was his third of the playoffs.

Fantasy Impact: Komarov has never had more than 36 points in a season, with the past three seasons being under 30. This season he scored 8 points in 33 games. He is a very deep league type of asset.

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Craig Smith found the back of the net 5:52 into the first period to give the Bruins a 1-0 lead over the Islanders. Boston would win this nail-biter by a final score of 2-1 in OT against New York.

Fantasy Impact: Smith has two goals and four points through seven games played this post-season.

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Patrice Bergeron found the back of the net 10:34 into the third period to cut New York's lead down to 3-2 in Game 2 Monday. Unfortunately for Boston, the Islanders would prevail 4-3 in OT.

Fantasy Impact: So far this post-season, Boston's captain has four goals and seven points through seven contests.

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Charlie Coyle buried a goal 2:38 into the first period to give the Bruins an early 1-0 lead over the Islanders in Game 2. However, Boston would lose the contest 4-3 in OT.

Fantasy Impact: Coyle has two goals and three points in seven games played this post-season.

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Jack Campbell allowed two goals on 22 shots faced in a 3-1 Game 7 loss to the Montreal Canadiens. The third goal scored by Montreal was an empty-netter.

Fantasy Impact: Campbell was certainly not the reason why the Maple Leafs squandered their third opportunity to close out this series. He gave his team plenty of chances to win the game but his teammates in front failed to capitalize and seize the moment. He will complete his brief playoff run with a 3-4-0 record, 1.81 GAA, and 0.934 save percentage through seven starts.

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William Nylander scored a goal with 1:36 remaining in regulation to make it a 3-1 game in favor of the Canadiens Monday. The goal was nearly meaningless as Toronto was already down by three with nearly 90 seconds remaining in regulation. Montreal completed their 3-1 series comeback over Toronto.

Fantasy Impact: Nylander was one of the few bright spots for the Maple Leafs in this short-lived post-season. He produced five goals and eight points in the seven games played.

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Taylor Hall scored an empty-net goal on the power-play with 1:25 remaining in regulation as the Bruins defeated the Islanders 5-2 in Game 1 of the second round of the playoffs.

Fantasy Impact: Hall has three goals and four points through six games played this post-season.

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T.J. Brodie buried a goal 16:49 into the third period to tie the game up at 2-2 and force OT in the process. Montreal would eventually prevail in OT to claim a 3-2 win, setting up a winner take all Game 7 date.

Fantasy Impact: Brodie's late regulation goal was not enough to help the Maple Leafs defeat the Canadiens in Game 6. He has one goal, two points, and a plus-five differential through six games played this post-season.

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Jason Spezza found the back of the net 11:35 into the third period to cut Montreal's lead down to 2-1. Unfortunately for Toronto, they would fail to close out the series as the Canadiens would win 3-2 in OT.

Fantasy Impact: Spezza has three goals and four points in six games played this post-season.

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Jake Muzzin buried two goals to tie Game 5 up 3-3 and help Toronto force OT against Montreal. Unfortunately for the Maple Leafs, the Canadiens would prevail in the extra period of play to survive for a Game 6 date.

Fantasy Impact: In five games this post-season, Muzzin has two goals, one assist, and a plus-two differential.

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Zach Hyman scored a goal 6:32 into the second period to cut Montreal's lead down to 3-1. His goal helped spark a comeback that just fell short in OT as the Canadiens would survive and win 4-3 to force a Game 6.

Fantasy Impact: This was Hyman's first point recorded this post-season. He will look to have a bigger impact in an important Game 6 match-up against the Canadiens to close out the series.

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Alexander Kerfoot provided helpers on goals scored by William Nylander, Joe Thornton, and Alex Galchenyuk as the Maple Leafs shutout the Canadiens 4-0 Tuesday in Game 4.

Fantasy Impact: Kerfoot has one goal and five points through four games played this post-season.

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Alex Galchenyuk scored a goal and provided assists on goals scored by William Nylander and Jason Spezza as the Maple Leafs shut out the Canadiens 4-0 in Game 4 Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact: It must have felt pretty sweet for Galchenyuk to zap his former team a few times throughout the contest Tuesday. He has one goal and three points in three games played so far this post-season.

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Joe Thornton found the back of the net 14:56 into the second period on the power-play to extend Toronto's lead to 3-0 over Montreal. The Maple Leafs would win 4-0 and take a 3-1 series lead.

Fantasy Impact: This was Thornton's first goal scored of the playoffs this year. He has 32 career playoff goals scored.

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Morgan Rielly scored the eventual game-winning goal with 3:25 remaining in the second period to give the Maple Leafs a 2-1 lead over the Montreal Canadiens in Game 3 Monday night.

Fantasy Impact: So far Rielly has one goal, three points, and a plus-two differential through three games this playoffs. This was just his fourth career playoff goal scored.

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