Of course the first game was over shadowed by John Tavares horrendous injury, but it also featured solid play from the Canadiens.
However, the second game was different, and the importance of the score was secondary. Still, most Montreal fans would have taken a split coming home from Toronto after two games. The Canadiens played a good game, but became unraveled in the second period. The difference between the teams comes down to puck possession and although the calls may be lopsided, one team is getting the calls because they are first on the puck and winning most battles. That team hasn’t been the Canadiens.
There is a sniper in the stands and could the Canadiens benefit from Cole Caufield entering the lineup?
The panel also takes a look at the other series in the NHL playoffs. The podcast is available below and wherever you listen to your podcasts.