5 Takeaways from Stanley Cup Final Game 5

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With their backs against the wall and Lorde Stanley in the building, the Tampa Bay Lightning delayed the parade and extended the season another day. They just had to win one game and they did it. They proved they could win in Denver and proved once again that they will never go away.

Ondrej Palat scored the game winning goal yet again as this series has tightened up the way it should be. With things now shifting back to Tampa, all bets are off as the Lightning just have to win one game again. It will be a tall task once again, but you just cannot ever write them off.

Let’s get into what we took away.