The Canadiens and Carey Price shut out the New York Rangers 1-0 Thursday night at Madison Square Garden. Max Pacioretty scored the game’s only goal late in the third period. It was the Habs fourth win in a row and vaulted them into second place in the Eastern Conference one point behind the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Canadiens Game Story
The Canadiens power play struck for the winning goal and Carey Price stopped 40 of 42 shots as the Canadiens edged the Dallas Stars Tuesday night at the Bell Centre. Brendan Gallagher scored what proved to be the game winner and Price did the rest as the Canadiens finished off a three game home stand with a 3-0-0 record.
P.K. Subban assisted on the tieing goal and the scored the game winner in overtime as the Canadiens came from behind to edged the Nashville Predators 2-1 Tuesday night at the Bell Centre. Both goals came on the Canadiens power play. Carey Price was named the game’s first start after stopping 36 of 37 Predators shots, 28 of them in the game’s first two periods.
The Canadiens blew open a close game against the New York Islanders with three straight third period goals en route to a 6-4 win Saturday night at the Bell Centre. Tomas Plekanec led the Canadiens with a four point game which included 2 goals and 2 assists. Andrei Markov recorded three assists.
Jean-Gabriel Pageau broke a 1-1 tie late in the first period and the Senators went on to defeat the Canadiens 4-1 Thursday night in Ottawa. The defeat ended the Canadiens six game road winning streak
The Canadiens ended a two game losing streak and at the same time extended their winning streak to six games with a come from behind 3-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets Wednesday night. Training 2-0 with less then nine minutes the remaining in the game, the Habs scored three power play goals to take the victory.
Sidney Crosby scored with 1:19 remaining in overtime and Alex Galchenyuk in the penalty box serving a too-many-men on the ice penalty to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a hard-fought 2-1 win over the Canadiens Saturday night at the Bell Centre. With the defeat the Canadiens have lost two games in a row for the first time since December 5th and 6th
The Canadiens finished their season series with the Pittsburgh Penguins with a 2-1 overtime loss Saturday night at the Bell Centre. The Habs finish with a 1-1-1 season record against Pittsburgh, losing both games at home. Sidney Crosby scored the game winning goal on an overtime power play,.
The Tampa Bay Lightning scored four unanswered second period goals and went on to defeat the Canadiens 4-2 Tuesday night at the Bell Centre, Tyler Johnson led the Lightning with two power play goals.
The Canadiens completed their five game holiday road trip with a 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins Saturday night. They won ten of a possible ten points on the road trip and with this victory took over first place in the Eastern Conference, a point ahead of the Penguins and the idle New York Islanders.