Looking at an 0-2 hole heading to Montreal, the Bruins had seized the momentum in their first-round playoff series against the Canadiens with back-to-back wins at the Bell Centre. Next, they had to make sure they kept it back on home ice.
It wouldn't be easy.
Game 5 of the 2011 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals would head into overtime, with Nathan Horton and the Bruins fighting the Habs for every inch in a pivotal game.
Tune in to NESN at 8 p.m. Wednesday to relive all the action, and join the conversation on social media by using the #Bruins2011 hashtag during the broadcast. Also, keep an eye out for more upcoming NESN broadcasts of games from the Bruins' historic Stanley Cup run.
Editor's note: This broadcast was originally scheduled for Tuesday and moved to Wednesday in order to re-air a NESN Daily special report.