After one of the best efforts of the entire season, the Montreal Canadiens are in a much better position to earn a playoff spot.
Time is running out for the Montreal Canadiens this season.
It’s that time of the year where every game is close to a must-win
Against one of the worst teams in the league with nothing to play for and their season over, the Habs put in a stinker.
The Sharks beat the Habs 5 to 2 on Thursday night.
The Canadiens began a three-city swing through California with a 3-1 victory over the Kings.
Some nights it all goes wrong and there is nothing to do about it, except get a good sleep, pick up your spirit, then get back at it the next day.
The Habs needed a result in this one more than any game this season — and they got one, defeating the Red Wings 8-1.
The final quarter of the season for the Montreal Canadiens has begun. The Habs sit in the playoffs, but it is so precarious.
Recovering from this loss will not be easy for the Habs, but recover they must because the teams chasing them for a playoff spot are not going away, writes Brian Wilde.