Montreal Canadiens at New York Rangers - Game Thread

The newly renovated Madison Square Garden opens tonight as the Rangers host the Habs. Can Montreal maintain the dominance they've had over New York with a new coach?

Game time is 7:30PM EST, and here are your projected lineups:

Montreal Canadiens Prospective Lineup
Left Wing
Right Wing
Michael Bournival Tomas Plekanec Brian Gionta
Alex Galchenyuk Lars Eller Brendan Gallagher
Rene Bourque David Desharnais Louis Leblanc
Michael Blunden Ryan White Patrick Holland
Left Defense
Right Defense
Andrei Markov P.K. Subban
Josh Gorges Raphael Diaz
Francis Bouillon Douglas Murray
Carey Price
Peter Budaj

Scratches: Greg Pateryn

Injuries: Alexei Emelin (indefinitely, knee surgery), Davis Drewiske (5-6 months, shoulder surgery), George Parros (indefinitely, concussion), Max Pacioretty (lower body, 3 weeks), Danny Briere (concussion, indefinitely), Brandon Prust (shoulder, 4+ weeks).

As for New York:

New York Rangers Prospective Lineup
Left Wing
Right Wing
Chris Kreider Derek Stepan Brad Richards
Benoit Pouliot Derick Brassard J.T. Miller
Taylor Pyatt Brian Boyle Derek Dorsett
Jesper Fast Dominic Moore Mats Zuccarello
Left Defense
Right Defense
Ryan McDonagh Dan Girardi
Marc Staal Anton Stralman
John Moore Michael Del Zotto
Henrik Lundqvist
Cameron Talbot

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