Preview: Habs host Flyers in Final Meeting This Season

 Tonight, the Habs look to get back in the win column tonight as the host the Philadelphia Flyers at 7:30PM EST.

Montreal is 6-4-0 in there last 10. The Flyers have a record of 4-5-1 in there last 10 games.

The Habs come into this game after a tough 5-1 loss to the Leafs on Saturday. The Flyers last game was there 4th straight and came on Saturday when the lost 1-0 to the Buffalo Sabres.

Here is a look at player stats, game notes and more, for tonight’s match-up:

Team Records: Canadiens - 2nd in East (26-10-5, 57 points) vs Flyers - 12th in East (17-21-3, 37 points)

Season Series:

Date Score Game Winner
Apr 15 ’13  TONIGHT  
Apr 03 ’13 MTL 3 at PHI 5 E. Gustafsson
Feb 16 ’13 PHI 1 at MTL 4 D. Desharnais

*Winners of each game are in Bold.

Game Notes:

- This will be the final meeting between the two this season.

- A Habs win would put the Flyers out of the playoffs for the first time since 2007.

- Price expected to start tonight.

- Bryzgalov should be in net for Philadelphia.


Leading Scorers:

Montreal

Player GP G A P +/- PIM PP GW
M. Ryder 40 16 18 34 +3 14 8 5
P. Subban 35 11 23 34 +10 30 7 0
M. Pacioretty 37 11 21 32 +5 22 2 0

Buffalo

Player GP G A P +/- PIM PP GW
J. Voracek 41 17 22 39 -10 27 8 2
C. Giroux 41 12 27 39 -9 22 6 2
W. Simmonds 38 12 13 25 -13 72 6 3

 

Goaltenders:

Montreal
Goalie GP Min Rec. GA SA GAA Sv%
C. Price 33 1931 19-9-4 76 861 2.36 .912
P. Budaj 10 556 7-1-1 20 243 2.16 .918
 
Buffalo
Goalie GP Min Rec. GA SA GAA Sv%
I. Bryzgalov 37 2118 17-16-3 101 986 2.86 .898
S. Mason 16 850 3-8-1 39 407 2.75 .904
B. Boucher 4 144 0-2-0 6 55 2.50 .891
M. Leighton 1 59 0-1-0 5 26 5.08 .808

Topics: Montreal Canadiens, Philadelphia Flyers

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