Montreal Canadiens vs Pittsburgh Penguins
January 3rd, 2015
7:00 PM ET
Team ComparisonHabs won 8 of their last 9 games while the Guins only won 2 of their last 6. Their most recent win being a convincing one agains the Tampa Bay Lightning. The Penguins had to fight to keep first place last night and today will be the same story.
Habs Postgame report at RabidHabs.com
The mumpsSame title as yesterday, different team. The Pens have also been hit with the mumps and other illness injuring Steve Downy (just returned from the mumps), Patric Hornqvist (leg), Pascal Dupuis (blood clot), Scott Wilson (leg), Olli Maatta (illness), Zach Sill (upper body), Paul Martin (undisclosed injury) and Blake Comeau (upper body).
Perron to make debut against CanadiensThe Penguins acquired the help of David Perron in a trade with the Oilers. Edmonton will receive a first-round draft pick in 2015 and winger Rob Klinkhammer in return.
The Habs and Hawks have the exact same points, wins, losses, OT losses, same regulation wins, same shootout wins/losses, same home record and same away record.
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