27 January 2010
Bienvenue! Ce soir, le Canadiens de MontrÃ©al sont Ã Tampa dans le deuxiÃ¨me match de deux en 24 heures face aux Ã©quipes de la Floride. Ce sera le troisiÃ¨me affrontement de la saison entre les deux Ã©quipes...
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Oh, is French not your thing? Well I shall continue the rest in English for all you Tampa fans.
The Lightning are still searching for their first three game win streak of the season. No really, I'm serious. The Canadiens (25-24-5) are currently sitting in 9th spot in the East at 55 points in a 4 way tie. The Lightning (21-20-10) sit back 3 points back with 52 points, so every point right now is huge. This is the second of Montreal's back to back games having lost to the Panthers last night.
It's an early game start at 7pm as this game is aired on both TSN and RDS, in addition to the local SUN. The first 5000 fans will also get a free Ryan Malone hat tonight
- Niittymaki to start and Smith to back up
- David Hale has been sent to Norfolk for conditioning assignment