Today the Montreal Canadiens play a very important game as they take-on the Sabres in Buffalo.
With a win tonight, Montreal will clinch a playoff spot. Meanwhile, Buffalo is 11th in the east and 6 points out of a playoff spot with 8 games left on there schedule.
The last meeting between these two teams was on March 23rd when the Sabres picked up a 2-1 win in Montreal.
Here is a look at player stats, game notes and more, for tonight’s match-up:
|Apr 11 ’13||TONIGHT|
|Mar 23 ’13||BUF 2 at MTL 1||T. Vanek|
|Mar 19 ’13||BUF 3 at MTL 2 – OT||S. Ott|
|Feb 07 ’13||MTL 4 at BUF 5 – SO||J. Pominville|
|Feb 02 ’13||BUF 1 at MTL 6||B. Gallagher|
*Winners of each game are in Bold.
– Canadiens can clinch a playoff spot with a win.
– Buffalo has won 3 of the 4 meetings between the two this season.
– Peter Budaj will be between the pipes for MTL tonight.
– It’s unclear on who will get the start for Buffalo.