Washington is at the Bell Centre Wednesday night and the Canadiens will see the Capitals three more times before the end of the regular season.
Tampa Bay, Carolina and the Islanders won Tuesday night, tightening the race at the bottom of the Eastern Conference standings.
The Canadiens are eight points out of eighth place and – gulp! – two points out of last.
And four fired Canadiens coaches – Mario Tremblay, Guy Carbonneau, Michel Therrien and Jacques Martin – were on the Tuesday night L’Antichambre.
Martin said he never lost the room and had the Canadiens playing competitive hockey, notwithstanding the Canadiens’ injuries.
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