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Eyes On The Prize Jan 28, 2020
It is time for the Montreal Canadiens to embrace the role of seller

It is time for the Montreal Canadiens to embrace the role of seller

Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports The playoffs aren’t realistic, but being competitive within the next few years just might be. The Montreal Canadiens returned from their break to face the Washington Capitals, needing a significant winning streak to start any sort of charge for the playoffs. Carey Price played well, but they couldn’t get him much run support, so any cinderella run just got considerably harder to realize. It was always a long shot, and at this point every loss makes it that much more so. It is therefore in the best interest of the franchise to begin capitalizing on...
A Winning Habit Jan 28, 2020

Will the Montreal Canadiens Trade Nate Thompson?

With the month of January coming to a close and the Montreal Canadiens currently 10 points out of a playoff spot, we may start to see changes to the roster if they cannot put together a few wins. It was reported by TSN’s Pierre Lebrun during the intermission of the Habs and Capitals match that […] Will the Montreal Canadiens Trade Nate Thompson? - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
A Winning Habit Jan 28, 2020

Montreal Canadiens Fall 4-2 to Capitals in First Game Back From Bye Week

The Montreal Canadiens are back from the bye week and ready to make one last push for the playoffs. With 32 games remaining in the season, they will have to win 25 of those to reach the 98-point mark to clinch a playoff spot. Unfortunately, this was not the night to get things going as […] Montreal Canadiens Fall 4-2 to Capitals in First Game Back From Bye Week - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Eyes On The Prize Jan 28, 2020
Recap: Opponents capitalize of Habs’ defensive flaws

Recap: Opponents capitalize of Habs’ defensive flaws

Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via A late surge from the Canadiens could not prevent another home-ice loss. Hockey is back! A nine-day rest has finally come to an end and the Montreal Canadiens are back in action. After that dreadful skid of eight consecutive losses, Montreal ended up winning four of the final five games to enter the All-Star break on a high note. The Washington Capitals visited the Bell Centre on Monday. While the Canadiens face an improbable quest to make the playoffs, the Capitals find themselves on top of not only the Metropolitan Division, but as leaders of...
Sportsnet.ca Jan 28, 2020
Canadiens’ Suzuki brings playoff edge to backbreaking loss to Capitals

Canadiens’ Suzuki brings playoff edge to backbreaking loss to Capitals

The Montreal Canadiens suffered a backbreaking loss to the Washington Capitals but Nick Suzuki’s performance was encouraging because it continues to show the bright future he has ahead of him. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Jan 27, 2020

Jakub Vrana Extends Point Streak, Leads Capitals Over Canadiens 4-2

MONTREAL — Jakub Vrana scored and added an assist as the conference-leading Washington Capitals extended their win streak to four games with a 4-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night. Tom Wilson, Travis Boyd and Nicklas Backstrom, into the empty net, also scored for the Capitals (34-11-5), who were without Alex Ovechkin for […] The post Jakub Vrana Extends Point Streak, Leads Capitals Over Canadiens 4-2 appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Montreal Gazette Jan 27, 2020

In the Habs' Room: Another sloppy second period in loss to Capitals

When this season comes to a merciful end on April 4, the Canadiens will look back at it and ask themselves: What happened to the home-ice advantage?
Montreal Gazette Jan 27, 2020

Canadiens waste their chances in 4-2 loss to Capitals

The Canadiens scored early but had to play catch-up for most of the game.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 27, 2020
Wilson and Vrana power Capitals to win over Canadiens

Wilson and Vrana power Capitals to win over Canadiens

Tom Wilson and Jakub Vrana both had a goal and an assist as the Washington Capitals beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-2. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 27, 2020
Jakub Vrana extends point streak, leads Capitals over Canadiens

Jakub Vrana extends point streak, leads Capitals over Canadiens

Jakub Vrana scored and added an assist as the conference-leading Washington Capitals extended their win streak to four games with a 4-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
CBC News Jan 27, 2020
No Ovechkin, no problem for Capitals as East leaders down Habs for 4th straight win

No Ovechkin, no problem for Capitals as East leaders down Habs for 4th straight win

Jakub Vrana scored and added an assist as the conference-leading Washington Capitals extended their win streak to four games with a 4-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night.
Eyes On The Prize Jan 27, 2020
Habs vs. Capitals: Game thread

Habs vs. Capitals: Game thread

Photo by Francois Lacasse/NHLI via The Canadiens don’t have to face Alex Ovechkin tonight, but it will still be a strong club they welcome to town. Montreal Canadiens vs. Washington Capitals How to watch Start time: 7:00 PM EST / 4:00 PM PSTIn the Canadiens region: TSN2, TSN Direct (English), RDS, RDS Direct (French)In the Capitals region: NBC Sports WashingtonStreaming: NHL.tv/NHL Live After nine days of rest, the Canadiens get back on the Bell Centre ice tonight versus one of the NHL’s top teams. Alex Ovechkin has excused himself from the game, serving a one-game suspension for...
Last Word on Hockey Jan 27, 2020
NHL Predictions: January 27th – Including Washington Capitals vs Montreal Canadiens

NHL Predictions: January 27th – Including Washington Capitals vs Montreal Canadiens

Welcome back to NHL Predictions, where the Last Word on Hockey team provides insight into all of today’s games. On Wednesday, January 27th’s edition of NHL Predictions, we’ll take a look at the six games in the return from the All-Star break. Today’s featured game is a battle between the Washington Capitals and Montreal Canadiens. NHL Predictions  Washington Capitals vs Montreal Canadiens  Head-to-Head: Capitals 0-1 Canadiens  Washington will be without leading goal-scorer Alex Ovechkin, who is suspended for skipping the All-Star Game without being injured. The Caps had come in...
Eyes On The Prize Jan 27, 2020
Habs vs. Capitals: Game preview

Habs vs. Capitals: Game preview

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via The Canadiens hope their bye-week break doesn’t slow them down as they face the Metropolitan’s top team. Montreal Canadiens vs. Washington Capitals How to watch Start time: 7:00 PM EST / 4:00 PM PSTIn the Canadiens region: TSN2 (English), RDS (French)In the Capitals region: NBC Sports WashingtonStreaming: NHL.tv/NHL Live The last time the Canadiens hit the ice was on January 18. Heading into their bye week, they finally started racking up some points, winning four out of their last five games before taking the week off. Let’s hope that...
Montreal Gazette Jan 27, 2020

Capitals at Canadiens: Five things you should know

Alex Ovechkin won't be in Capitals' lineup as he serves an automatic one-game suspension for skipping the All-Star Game.

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    Jakub Vrana Extends Point Streak, Leads Capitals Over Canadiens 4-2

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    Tom Wilson

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    Jakub Vrana

    Capitals’ Jakub Vrana Continues to Shine

Jan 27th Games

  • Season ended Sunday Dec, 30 2018
  • Season ended Monday May, 14 2018
  • Season ended Sunday Sep, 29 2019
  • No games scheduled for today
  • Season ended Sunday Oct, 25 2015
  • No games scheduled for today