Christopher Higgins had a point (as he usually does) when he said the loss wasn't "a boo-worthy game."
But the dissatisfied fans who serenaded their heroes off the ice
"You have to give them credit, they played a good road hockey game," said birthday boy Mike Komisarek after Pittsburgh hung a 2-0 shutout on the Canadiens.
Easter came early.
Cristobal Huet rose from the grave he'd dug himself in the third period and made five saves in OT and two more in the shootout to
And Canadiens win it.
A, Kostitsyn: Goal
Hossa: Save by Huet
Cristobal Huet – after another puckhandling episode during the third period – is great in OT and
They won't be sending the game DVD to the Hockey Hall of Fame, but a W is a W. But any time you can hold the home
A goal by Richard Park turned the third period into a nailbiter until Alex Kovalev scored his 20th, an empty-netter that made it 3-1 and capped the Canadiens'
Scotty Bowman, who has coached nine Stanley Cup winners in three cities, seems to have taken himself out of the running for the Toronto Maple Leafs' top job.
Let's hope the Sunday brunch menu includes Valium.
It was just one game in a long season, right? But man, did your Montreal Canadiens suck or what?
The Rangers dominated
The Brothers Kostitsyn click on the power play – Andrei to Sergei – to deprive Henrik Lundqvist of a shutout.
Canadiens managed all of 19 shots in their 4-1