TravelGuides – Canadiens’ Brendan Gallagher bleeds from forehead after getting slammed onto the ice

TravelGuides – Canadiens’ Brendan Gallagher bleeds from forehead after getting slammed onto the ice

Montreal Canadiens winger Brendan Gallagher was on the receiving finish of a brutal play in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final in opposition to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night time.

Gallagher was tackled headfirst onto the ice by Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev throughout a scuffle in the third interval between the two.

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Gallagher began to bleed from the head.

He gave the impression to be OK after the scrum and was capable of skate off of the ice.

Montreal and Tampa Bay had a chippy night time, although the Lightning would get the higher of the Canadiens and take Game 1, 5-1. The Canadiens beat the Lightning in the hits class, 58-57.

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Tampa Bay’s Erik Cernak would begin the scoring for the Lightning in the first interval. Cernak rushed the internet and obtained the puck previous goalie Carey Price. It was Cernak’s first aim of the postseason.

Yanni Gourde put Tampa Bay up two targets in the second interval together with his sixth.

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev checks Montreal Canadiens right wing Brendan Gallagher (11) on the ice during the third period in Game 1 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup finals, Monday, June 28, 2021, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan Ebenhack)

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev checks Montreal Canadiens proper wing Brendan Gallagher (11) on the ice throughout the third interval in Game 1 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup finals, Monday, June 28, 2021, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan Ebenhack)

The Canadiens made it a sport in the second interval, reducing the result in 2-1. Ben Chiarot could be credited with the rating.

But two targets from Nikita Kucherov and one other from Steven Stamkos in the third interval put a damper on any hope for the Canadiens.

Tampa Bay gained the first sport in two of their three playoff sequence and went on to win every of them. The Canadiens misplaced the first sport in the Western Conference Final however managed to salvage a sequence win.

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Game 2 is about for Wednesday night time.

TravelGuides – Canadiens’ Brendan Gallagher bleeds from forehead after getting slammed onto the ice