Carl Gunnarsson scored at 3:51 of overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 3-2 win against the Boston Bruins in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final at TD Garden on Wednesday. The best-of-7 series is 1-1.
It was the first overtime goal of the Stanley Cup Playoffs since Erik Karlsson scored for the San Jose Sharks in Game 3 of the Western Conference Final against the Blues on May 16. It was the first overtime goal of the Cup Final since Joonas Donskoi scored for the Sharks at 12:18 of overtime against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 3 in 2016 at SAP Center.
It was the 17th overtime game of this season's playoffs, seven more than all of last season.