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Montreal Canadiens Eastern Conference Atlantic Division
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Season Overview
Montreal Canadiens Buffalo Sabres
27-17 (12) Season Record (NHL Rk) 24-18 (14)
4 Division Rank 5
7 Conference Rank 9
13-9 Home Record 14-6
14-8 Away Record 10-12
9-5 Division Record 8-6
16-8-5 Conference Record 12-11-5
150 Goals For 140
143 Goals Against 144
Won 4 Streak Lost 1
Team Info
Height Average 6
Weight Average 196.5
Age Average 26.5
Oldest Antti Niemi (35)
Youngest Jesperi Kotkaniemi (18)
Rookies 1
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 6
Free agency 4
Waivers 2
Trades 12
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 2980 games
GP Defensemen 2948 games
GP Goalies 1055 games
Team Totals 7718 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 199.2
Age Average 26.0
Oldest Jason Pominville (36)
Youngest Rasmus Dahlin (18)
Rookies 4
30 years old + 5
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 8
Free agency 5
Waivers 1
Trades 10
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4324 games
GP Defensemen 2710 games
GP Goalies 214 games
Team Totals 7637 games
Injuries
Byron, Paul Suspended by NHL
Shaw, Andrew Neck injury injured reserve
Injuries
Nelson, Casey Upper body injury injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Brendan Gallagher - 19
Assists Max Domi - 28
Points Max Domi - 43
Wins Carey Price - 19
Plus/minus Phillip Danault - 15
Pen. minutes Max Domi - 59
Team Leaders
Goals Jeff Skinner - 30
Assists Jack Eichel - 36
Points Jack Eichel - 52
Wins Carter Hutton - 14
Plus/minus Jeff Skinner - 13
Pen. minutes Zach Bogosian - 42
Who's Hot?
Joel Armia (RW) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Jordie Benn (D) 7 pts in last 11 GP
Brendan Gallagher (RW) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Antti Niemi (G) 2-0-0, 1.50, .965 in last 2 GPI
Jeff Petry (D) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Carey Price (G) 3-0-0, 1.00, .972 in last 3 GPI
Tomas Tatar (LW) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Shea Weber (D) 4 pts in last 2 GP
Who's Not?
Jonathan Drouin (W) 2 pts in last 8 GP
Who's Hot?
Rasmus Dahlin (D) 6 pts in last 6 GP
Sam Reinhart (C) 27 pts in last 23 GP
Rasmus Ristolainen (D) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Conor Sheary (LW) 3 pts in last 4 GP
Vladimir Sobotka (LW) 3 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Carter Hutton (G) 0-2-0, 6.51, .786 in last 2 GPI
Lawrence Pilut (D) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Jason Pominville (RW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Jeff Skinner (LW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Linus Ullmark (G) 1-2-0, 3.93, .859 in last 4 GPI