Tonight the Winnipeg Jets play there final home game of the season as they take on the Montreal Canadiens at the MTS Center in Winnipeg.
Montreal is coming off 2 straight losses, while the Jets lost there last game 5-3 to the Capitals.
This is a must win for the Jets if they want to keep there playoff hopes alive. They are currently 1 point back of the Rangers for 8th in the east, but New York has a game in hand.
Here is a look at player stats, game notes and more, for tonight’s match-up:
Team Records: Canadiens – 4th in East (27-14-5, 59 points) vs Jets – 9th in East (24-20-3, 51 points)
|Apr 25 ’13||TONIGHT|
|Apr 04 ’13||WPG 1 at MTL 4||M. Ryder|
|Jan 29 ’13||WPG 3 at MTL 4||T. Plekanec|
*Winners of each game are in Bold.
– Final game of season for Jets.
– Jets loss will eliminate them from playoff contention.
– Habs look to take over 1st in Northeast division.
– Pavelec will most likely start for WPG.
– Price should start for Habs.