Steven Stamkos

Bruins clinch playoff berth with 4-0 win over Lightning

David Pastrnak's wide postgame grin had much less to do with the two goals he scored than the two points he helped Boston pick up with a 4-0 win over Tampa Bay.

The victory Tuesday night was all the Bruins needed to clinch their first playoff berth since 2014.

"It's a new feeling. I'm enjoying it a lot," said Pastrnak, who was still a few months out from being drafted the last time the Bruins played a postseason game. "I think every single guy in this room did his job today and that's why we got the win."

Drew Stafford and Zdeno Chara also scored for the Bruins, who extended their season-high winning streak to six games. More importantly, by...