Tampa Bay center Nate Thompson was scoreless at the time in Monday's Game 3 against Pittsburgh, so why not try a move Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury has likely never seen. It was no use, however, as Thompson finished the game pointless, and the Lightning lost 3-2 to go down 2-1 in the series.
Not in my net
Tampa Bay goalie Dwayne Roloson makes a save while laying on the ice on a shot by Pittsburgh right wing Chris Conner on Monday. Roloson stopped 27 shots, but needed to stop 28 as his team lost by a goal.
We have a winner!
Pittsburgh center Tyler Kennedy celebrates his game-winning goal early in the third period against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 3. It was his first goal in the series.
Pittsburgh right wing Arron Asham (45) celebrates with teammates Mike Rupp (17) and Craig Adams (27) after scoring against Tampa Bay during the first period of Game 3, giving Pittsburgh a 2-0 lead in a game they won 3-2.
Philadelphia goalie Brian Boucher stones Buffalo's Brad Boyes during the third period of Game 3 on Monday at Buffalo. The Flyers won 4-2 to take a 2-1 series lead.
Aren't you forgeting something?
Wonder what a goalie looks like under the mask during a game? Flyers goalie Brian Boucher talks with referee Paul Devorski about an equipment problem in Monday's third period.
Philadelphia's Nikolay Zherdev (93) scores what would be the game winner against Buffalo goalie Ryan Miller during the second period of Monday's Game 3 in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.
Any way you can
Despite being seated on the ice, the Phoenix Coyotes' Mikkel Boedker (89) tries to pass the puck as Detroit Red Wings' Daniel Cleary, left, and Darren Helm, second from right, move in at Phoenix on Monday. The Red Wings got off to a flying start, going up 3-0 in the game's first 23 minutes en route to a 4-2 win and 3-0 series lead.
Detroit's Patrick Eaves, left, celebrates a goal scored by teammate Ruslan Salei less than two minutes into Monday's game as Phoenix goalie Ilya Bryzgalov and teammate David Schlemko (6) appear unaware of where the puck is.
Boston goalie Tim Thomas makes a glove save as defenseman Johnny Boychuk and Montreal's Scott Gomez move in during the third period of the Bruins' Game 3 win at Montreal on Monday. The Bruins entered the game trailing 2-0 in the series.
Montreal Canadiens right wing Brian Gionta (21) takes down Boston defenseman Zdeno Chara during the third period Monday.
You knew it was coming
The Bruins and Canadiens are hated rivals whose games with one another have led to hours in the penalty box this season. So naturally, Boston defenseman Andrew Ference and Montreal left wing Benoit Pouliot duked it out in Monday's first period of Game 3.