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Habs Eyes On The Prize Apr 19, 2015

Pacioretty's impact on Desharnais' play in game 2

In game 2 David Desharnais showed himself to be a much more productive player with Max Pacioretty. The second game of the series saw number 51 more involved in the play (events per-minute played), drive possession out of the defensive-zone and into the offensive-zone (line-carries and neutral-zone passes), while substantially increasing his opportunities with possession (loose-puck recoveries) in the offensive-zone. David Desharnais is a better player with Max Pacioretty. In fact, every player is a better player with Pacioretty. That said, Desharnais' performance in game 1 viewed side by...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Apr 17, 2015

Canadiens vs Senators third period thread

The Habs have the lead, 2-1. The Habs were persistent to begin the 2nd period, going up 5-1 on shot attempts leading to an earned powerplay when Clarke MacArthur boarded Brian Flynn. The Habs would maintain control in the Senators' zone for most of the powerplay, and fired off 6 shot attempts including Max Pacioretty's skillful shot between Andrew Hammond's legs to tie the game 1-1. The Habs gained life from the goal, as they controlled the play and drew another penalty as David Desharnais almost broke through the Senators' defense. The Habs moved the puck expertly on the powerplay, but...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Apr 17, 2015

Max Pacioretty scores in return to Habs

Pacioretty's power play goal ties it in the second period. Max Pacioretty returned to the Canadiens lineup for Game 2 in Montreal on Friday night. His impact was large and immediate, as his second period power play goal was an equalizer for the Habs in a big spot. Nearly halfway through the middle frame, Pacioretty created some space for himself on the man-advantage and received a pass from David Desharnais. That's when Pacioretty was able to channel the scoring touch we've seen so many times this season, beating Andrew Hammond through the five-hole to tie the game at 1-1. ...

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