It took 21 tries before Ottawa finally netted a power-play goal against New Jersey, and the Senators will have to repeat that brief success tonight in Game 6 if they are to push the Eastern Conference finals to the limit.
Rookie Jason Spezza scored with the man advantage for the final goal in Ottawa's 3-1 must-win Game 5 victory at Ottawa. The Senators are 1-for-22 in the series and 11-for-76 (14.5 percent) in the playoffs, far off their second-ranked pace of the regular season (21.2 percent).
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