We’ve got a battle between the top two teams in the eastern conference on tap for this evening, between the Canadiens and the Penguins.
The Penguins are redhot and have a record of 8-2-0 in there last 10 games. Montreal is 6-4-0 in there last ten. If the Penguins win tonight, they would not only sweep the season series, but they would all put clinch 1st in the east.
The Canadiens will need to have a better performance then they have over the last two games, including from Carey Price who has been pulled in two straight games.
Here is a look at player stats, game notes and more, for tonight’s match-up:
|Apr 17 ’13||TONIGHT|
|Mar 26 ’13||MTL 0 at PIT 1||S. Crosby|
|Mar 02 ’13||PIT 7 at MTL 6 – OT||B. Sutter|
*Winners of each game are in Bold.
- Unclear whether Price will start after being pulled in two straight games.
- Penguins could sweep season series with a win.
- Fleury will most likely start tonight.
- Ryan White will not play; He has been suspended for 5 games.