Canadiens vs. Rangers: Game thread, rosters, lines (without Radulov), and how to watch

The Habs are looking to extend their win streak in the Big Apple.

Don’t look now, but the Montreal Canadiens have got themselves a win streak going.

The Habs are winners of four in a row, with their latest win coming against P.K. Subban’s Nashville Predators. Alex Galchenyuk leads the team with five points in that stretch, followed closely by Max Pacioretty and Alexander Radulov (who is day-to-day with a lower-body injury), each with four apiece.

It may also be safe to say that Carey Price has found his groove to help the team win games. His .965 save percentage and the team’s 0.98 goals-against average in their last three games has been huge for the Canadiens as they finally seem to be adapting to new head coach Claude Julien’s systems. The Habs hope to extend their streak with a fifth win to further cement their top spot in the Atlantic Division.

Meanwhile, the Rangers are in fourth in the Metropolitan, sitting slightly behind Columbus and Pittsburgh. The Rangers are 3-2 in their last five games, and seem to be getting contributions from everywhere in the lineup as they have 10 different players with two points or more in that stretch.

Puck Drop is at 7:00 PM EST

How to Watch:

In Canada (English): CBC
In Canada (French): TVA Sports
In the United States: MSG, NHLN-US
Everwhere else: GameCentre Live (Free Game!)

Montreal Canadiens Projected Lineup

Left Wing
Right Wing
Max Pacioretty Phillip Danault Brendan Gallagher
Dwight King Alex Galchenyuk Artturi Lehkonen
Paul Byron Tomas Plekanec Andrew Shaw
Andreas Martinsen Steve Ott Torrey Mitchell


Left DefenceRight Defence
Andrei MarkovShea Weber
Brandon DavidsonJeff Petry
Nathan BeaulieuJordie Benn


Carey Price
Al Montoya

Injured: Alexander Radulov (lower body)
Scratched: Brandon Davidson, Brian Flynn, Michael McCarron, Nikita Nesterov

New York Rangers Projected Lineup


Left WingCentreRight Wing
Daniel SedinHenrik SedinMarkus Granlund
Sven BaertschiBo HorvatNikolay Goldobin
Brendan GaunceBrandon SutterJayson Megna
Reid BoucherMichael ChaputJoseph Cramarossa


Left DefenceRight Defence
Alexander EdlerTroy Stecher
Luca SbisaChristopher Tanev
Ben HuttonAlex Biega


Henrik Lundqvist
Antti Raanta

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