Tough call on whether the floundering Canadiens were worse against the Panthers or the Lightning.Discuss … and oh, you will.
Have the Canadiens played 40 better minutes this season than the first two periods in Tampa?
Have they played a lousier 20 than the third?
What a team!
The two guys
Tomas Plekanec in OT.
10 points on the trip.
Gee, we should rename this web site Steve Kerley Inside/Out.
Our most prolific correspondent offers this scouting report on tonight's opponent:
Montreal fans love to talk about the tradition of
I made a promise when the season began: No panic until 20 games were in the book.
Then, and only then, would we be able to accurately gauge the
The Ls are piling
Have the Canadiens ever made a better sixth-round draft choice?
Andrei Markov was spectacular last night: 29:21 of ice time, including 11:22 on the power play.
Five shots on
Never in doubt, right?
A 2-0 lead squandered.
Captain wins it on the Canadiens' 36th
If you're an optimist, a Stanley Cup half full kind of person, you point to the first period.
Total domination for 20 minutes. Canadiens outshot the Lightning 20-7, the
A 2-1 lead becomes a 5-3 loss – to a team that had 18 fewerpoits than the Canadiens.
Mike Smith held Tampa bay in the game during a 20-shot