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Afternoon jam: Sens up against odds

7 Senators at 2 Canadiens, 7 ET (Senators lead series 3-1)

* Canadiens: Won 5 of last 6 home meetings with Senators including playoffs

* Senators: Looking to win 1st playoff series since reaching Stanley Cup finals in 2006-07 season

* Canadiens: Haven't lost in quarterfinals of consecutive postseason appearances since 1995-96 & 1996-97

* Senators: Outscored Canadiens 10-0 in 3rd period & OT this series (3-0 in Game 4)

8 Islanders at 1 Penguins, 7 ET (Series tied 2-2)

* Tomas Vokoun (PIT): Expected to start in goal over Marc-Andre Fleury; Fleury has allowed 14 goals in last 3 games

* Sidney Crosby (PIT): At least 1 point in all 3 games played this series (DNP Game 1)

* Penguins: Eastern Conference-high 18 home wins during reg. season (T-2nd most in NHL)

* Islanders: Outscored Penguins 6-1 in 3rd period this series (3-1 in Game 4)

8 Wild at 1 Blackhawks, 9:30 ET (Blackhawks lead series 3-1)

* Blackhawks: Won 5 of last 6 games vs Wild including playoffs

* Wild: Lost 6 of last 7 playoff games

* Patrick Sharp (CHI): 2 multi-goal games in series (had none in 28 regular season games)

* Blackhawks: Looking to win playoff series for 1st time since winning Stanley Cup in 2010