Know The Enemy – Devils vs Montreal Canadiens

Posted by on February 6, 2011

A few notes and stats to get you caught up on today’s opponent –
Devils (18-30-4 / 8-17-1 on the road) at Canadiens (30-18-5 / 18-6-4 at home)

- Game info: 3:00 p.m. start time at Bell Centre. TV: MSG+ (HD) RADIO: WFAN 660 AM

- For tickets and ticket price data for this game, click here.

- Martin Brodeur will get the start in goal.

- Ilya Kovalchuk has 11 points (5g-6a) in his last 11 games.

- The Devils have 16 points in their last 10 games.

- This is the third of four meetings between the teams this season. The teams have split the previous two meetings, with the road team winning each game.

- Canadiens are in 2nd place in the Northeast division, 6th in the Eastern conference, and 8th in NHL overall.

2010-2011 Canadiens

# Pos Player GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
14 C Tomas Plekanec 52 18 25 43 14 42 3 0 3 155 11.6
20 D James Wisniewski 47 5 29 34 -18 26 4 0 1 105 4.8
13 L Michael Cammalleri 44 13 18 31 6 29 5 0 2 126 10.3
46 L Andrei Kostitsyn 52 13 16 29 12 22 4 0 3 133 9.8
21 R Brian Gionta 53 19 9 28 2 12 3 1 5 204 9.3
11 C Scott Gomez 51 7 20 27 -9 24 3 0 2 97 7.2
76 D P.K. Subban 48 5 17 22 1 67 4 0 1 127 3.9
44 D Roman Hamrlik 50 4 17 21 4 44 2 0 0 79 5.1
57 L Benoit Pouliot 50 10 11 21 3 28 1 0 3 79 12.7
15 C Jeff Halpern 51 8 12 20 5 21 0 1 3 44 18.2
52 L Mathieu Darche 47 9 11 20 7 10 2 0 0 73 12.3
6 D Jaroslav Spacek 53 1 14 15 8 30 0 0 0 62 1.6
67 L Max Pacioretty 23 6 7 13 -1 27 3 0 1 71 8.5
32 L Travis Moen 52 3 6 9 -2 63 0 1 0 60 5.0
81 C Lars Eller 49 3 5 8 0 28 0 0 1 61 4.9
26 D Josh Gorges 36 1 6 7 -3 18 1 0 1 20 5.0
45 D Alexandre Picard 32 3 4 7 2 15 2 0 1 39 7.7
68 D Yannick Weber 24 0 7 7 5 8 0 0 0 43 0.0
75 D Hal Gill 53 0 5 5 -3 35 0 0 0 44 0.0
58 C David Desharnais 14 3 2 5 -1 2 1 0 0 23 13.0
94 C Tom Pyatt 42 1 3 4 -3 2 0 0 0 48 2.1
79 D Andrei Markov 7 1 2 3 2 4 0 0 1 20 5.0
17 C Dustin Boyd 10 1 0 1 -6 2 0 0 0 8 12.5
D Brett Festerling 1 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
53 C Ryan White 3 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 1 0.0
63 C Andreas Engqvist 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
# Goalie GPI GS Min GAA W L OT SO SA GA Sv% G A PIM
31 Carey Price 47 46 2790 2.30 26 16 5 5 1379 107 .922 0 1 0
35 Alex Auld 8 7 414 2.17 4 2 0 0 211 15 .929 0 0 2

NEW JERSEY Devils vs. MONTREAL Canadiens

All-Time regular season record vs Habs:
(W – L – T – OT L – SO L)
55 – 35 – 8 – 1 – 0

Goals for: 289 Goals against: 253

All-Time post season record vs Habs:
4 – 1

Goals for: 22 Goals against: 11

Home games vs Habs: 35 – 13 – 4 – 0 – 0

Road games vs Habs: 24 – 23 – 4 – 1 – 0

Last season: 3 – 1
Dec 16, 2009 @ NJ – New Jersey 2 – 1 Montreal
Jan 9, 2010 @ Mtl – New Jersey 2 – 1 Montreal (OT)
Jan 22, 2010 @ NJ – Montreal 3 – 1 New Jersey
Mar 27, 2010 @ Mtl – New Jersey 4 – 2 Montreal

This season: 1 – 1
Thursday October 21st, 2010 – NJ 3 – 0 Montreal
Thursday December 2nd, 2010 – Montreal 5 – 1 NJ
Sunday February 6th, 2011 – NJ at Montreal
Saturday April 2nd, 2011 – Montreal at NJ

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