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Canadiens vs Bruins game 7 thread

One last obstacle on the road to the conference finals. Break out your superstitions - Game 7 is tonight! Montreal heads to Boston to poke the bear and move on to the Rangers.

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Montreal "analytic fans" had their defensive prayers answered in Game 6 and Therrien responded by dressing Beaulieu. Beaulieu had an awful game and left Habs fans clamouring for the return of Douglas Murray - oh sorry this isn't Mitch Melnick's fan fiction.

The Beaulieu-Weaver pairing had a positive impact on Game 6 and there's no reason to see any lineup changes for Therrien's Habs tonight. I'm pretty sure fans would rather live and die with the future, than have a cinderblock on the back end.

Twitter seems to be a flutter with talk of Seidenberg dressing tonight. Claude Julien said, "I would be surprised" when asked if Seidenberg will be inserted into Game 7's lineup, but twitter still seems to be blowing up with fans praying for Seidenberg to dress. Maybe Joe Haggerty can write that fan fic.

What are your predictions for tonight's goal scorers? Who's due? Who's gonna be poking the bear?

Puck drop is at 7 PM
Montreal Canadiens Projected Lineup
Left Wing
Right Wing
Max Pacioretty David Desharnais Brendan Gallagher
Michael Bournival Tomas Plekanec Thomas Vanek
Rene Bourque Lars Eller Brian Gionta
Brandon Prust Daniel Briere Dale Weise
Left Defense
Right Defense
Andrei Markov Alexei Emelin
Josh Gorges P.K. Subban
Nathan Beaulieu Mike Weaver
Carey Price
Peter Budaj

Scratches: Francis Bouillon, Jarred Tinordi, George Parros, Ryan White, Travis Moen, Douglas Murray

Injuries: Alex Galchenyuk (lower body)

As for the Bruins they prepare for last rites with the following lineup:

Boston Bruins Projected Lineup
Left Wing
Right Wing
Milan Lucic David Krejci Jarome Iginla
Brad Marchand Patrice Bergeron Reilly Smith
Matt Fraser Carl Soderberg Loui Eriksson
Daniel Paille Gregory Campbell Shawn Thornton
Left Defense
Right Defense
Zdeno Chara Dougie Hamilton
Matt Bartkowski Johnny Boychuk
Torey Krug Kevan Miller
Tuukka Rask
Chad Johnson

Scratches: Andrej Meszaros, Corey Potter, Jordan Caron

Injuries: Chris Kelly (Back injury - day-to-day), Dennis Seidenberg (Right knee surgery), Adam McQuaid (Lower body injury)

Check out the opposing side at Stanley Cup of Chowder

This game will be carried on CBC and RDS in Canada and NBCSN in the US.

You can stream the HNIC (CBC) feed here.