A hardfought Montreal/Ottawa series ended with a 2-0 Canadiens win over the Senators in Game Six Sunday night in Ottawa. Carey Price stopped 43 shots to earn the shutout and the game winning goal was scored by Brendan Gallagher in the first period. The Canadiens will now await the winner of the Detroit/Tampa Bay series which continues Monday night in Detroit.
The Canadiens will try to put an end to the Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series against the Ottawa Senators for the third time Sunday evening. Since taking a 3-0 lead in the series, the Canadiens have dropped two straight and face the prospect of winning in Ottawa or face a seventh and deciding game Tuesday. P.A. Parenteau retrns to the Canadiens lineup; in what capacity will be a gametime decision.
Bobby Ryan and Patrick Wiercioch scored first-period goals, and Craig Anderson stopped 45 of 46 shots to help Ottawa defeat the Montreal Canadiens 5-1 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Bell Centre on Friday.
The Canadiens will try for the second time to wrap up their series against the Ottawa Senators Friday night at the Bell Centre. The Canadiens carry a 3-1 series lead.
The Ottawa Senators lived to play another day after a 1-0 win over the Canadiens Wednesday night at the Canadian Tire Centre. Rookie Mike Hoffman scored the game’s only goal midway through the third period and Craig Anderson stopped 28 shots for the shutout. Game five of the series will be in Montreal Friday with the Canadians now leading the series 3-1.
The Canadiens will attempt to close out their first round series against the Ottawa Senators and complete a four game sweep Wednesday night at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa. Each of the last two games were decided in overtime.
Dave Weise tied the game late in the third period and then won it in overtime as the Canadiens edged the Ottawa Senators 2-1 Sunday night at Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa. The Canadien now hold a 3-0 lead in their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series with Game Four scheduled for Wednesday in Ottawa.
The Canadiens will try to take a stranglehold on their Eastern Quarterfinal Series against Ottawa Sunday as the scene shifts to the Canadian Tire Centre for Game three Sunday night. Ottawa will put veteran goaltender Craig Anderson in goal for the first time in the series and add the physical presence of Chris Neil to their fourth line.
Alex Galchenyuk scored in the fourth minute of overtime to give the Canadiens a 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators. The win gave the Canadiens a 2-0 lead in their best of seven quarterfinal series with the scene shifting to Ottawa Sunday.
Max Pacioretty returns to the Canadiens lineup for Game two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series between the Canadiens and the Ottawa Senators. Pacioretty will go back on the line centred by David Desharnais while Devante Smith-Pelly will move over to right wing. P.A. Parenteau will miss the game with an upoer body injury. The Candiens lead the series 1-0.