A valiant effort in Carolina – they outshot and generally outplayed the host Hurricanes – ended in a 2-1 shootout loss.
The Canadiens cannot finish higher than 28th, which would give them the third-best chance of picking first in the June draft.
Too much probability theory this eraly in the morning?
Let’s simplify: The Canadiens should have a shot at a prime prospect.
• Pat Hickey’s game story
• Quotes from the room
• Photo gallery
• Hickey on Kirk Muller
• Pierre Ladouceur’s game report card