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10-22-2006, 09:13 PM
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GDT: 23/10/06 Buffalo @ Montreal 7PM EST RDS

Buffalo Sabres @ Montreal Canadiens

TV Network Broadcasting the Game:

RDS


VERSUS (USA)

Radio: CJAD,CKAC

Game Time: 7:00PM EST

Arena: Bell Centre; Montreal,QC


Buffalo Sabres
Record: 8-0-0, 16pts (1st in Eastern Conference)

Last Game: W6-2 over Boston

Starting Goalie: Ryan Miller (6-0-0; GAA: 2.73; SV%: 0.908)



Lineup:
Hecht-Briere-Pomminville
Vanek-Roy-Afinogenov
Kotalik-Drury-Novotny
Peters-Gaustad-Mair

Lydman-Tallinder
Kalinin-Numminen
Campbell-Spacek

Injuries: Connolly

Keys to Victory:
Play like usual using speed and skill
Take advantage of PP vs a good Montreal PK
Rely on Miller at key times

Montreal Canadiens
Record: 4-1-2, 10pts (5th in Eastern Conference)

Last Game: W8-5 over Colorado

Starting Goalie: Cristobal Huet (1-0-2; GAA: 3.16; SV%: 0.866)



Lineup:
Higgins-Koivu-Ryder
Samsonov-Plekanec-Kovalev
Perezhogin-Bonk-Johnson
Latendresse-Begin-Murray

Markov-Komisarek
Souray-Rivet
Niinimaa-Streit

Injuries: Bouillon, Dandenault, Downey

Keys to Victory:
Defence will have to tighten up and play solid
Take advantage of PP and be great on PK
Rely on Huet at key times

Season Series: Buffalo 1-0-0

Last Meeting: October 6th 2006; Montreal 4 Buffalo 5 SO

Key Players to Watch:


Chris Higgins (has been hot so far)


Maxim Afinogenov (Always does well agaisnt Montreal)

NHL Preview: http://www.nhl.com/nhl/app?service=p...062007&gtype=2

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