Carbon-copy coaches will match wits in a series that should come down to Game 7.
Johan Hedberg made 30 saves for his 15th career shutout and the struggling New Jersey Devils stunned the NHL-leading Washington Capitals 5-0 on Monday night.
Robert Esche again outplayed Brodeur, and Danny Markov scored on a long shot with 5:23 left, helping the Philadelphia Flyers eliminate the defending champion Devils.
Martin Brodeur made 31 saves, and Brian Gionta had two goals and an assist to lift the Devils to a 5-2 win over the Sabres on Friday night.
Devils center Joe Nieuwendyk won't be in the lineup after leaving practice early on Wednesday.
Patrik Elias scored twice and the streaking New Jersey Devils matched their season high with three power-play goals in beating the Carolina Hurricanes 5-2 on Saturday night.
John Madden scored twice and set up another and the goal-starved New Jersey Devils knocked the surprising Tampa Bay Lightning from the unbeaten ranks with a 5-1 victory on Saturday night.