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Stanley Cup Final Game 2 takeaways: How the Lightning held off a late Stars rally

Hint: The win had something to do with their goaltender. Here are the top things to know as the series is knotted heading into Game 3.

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2020 NHL Playoffs Central: Bracket, schedule, scores, highlights, analysis

From the qualification round all the way through the Stanley Cup Final, ESPN has you covered. Check out the full picture and coverage on each team.

NHL PLAYOFFS

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Game 2: Stars vs. Lightning

Game 1: Stars vs. Lightning

Game 6: Lightning vs. Islanders

Game 5: Islanders vs. Lightning

Game 5: Stars vs. Golden Knights

Game 4: Lightning vs. Islanders

Game 4: Golden Knights vs. Stars

Game 3: Islanders vs. Lightning

Game 3: Golden Knights vs. Stars

Game 2: Islanders vs. Lightning

Game 2: Stars vs. Golden Knights

Game 1: Islanders vs. Lightning

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