Time: 5:00 PM CST
Channel: CBC/Sportsnet/TVA-Sports activities
Radio: CJOB 680
The Winnipeg Jets and Montreal Canadiens are coming into recreation three with the Jets down 2-0 and on the highway. There’s the opportunity of Paul Stastny taking part in tonight, however it’s the first half of a back-to-back, so who is aware of if he’s able to taking part in two nights in a row now. Based on Maurice, he will probably be taking the nice and cozy up and they’ll take it from there. I’ve dangerous information for any Ville Heinola followers on the market: he is not going to be coming into the lineup because it looks like the remainder of the lineup will stay the identical. The Habs is not going to make any lineup adjustments at present.
In the case of the Jets making no lineup adjustments on defence, it reveals that they can’t make the excellence between Connor Hellebuyck preserving them in a recreation and them taking part in properly. They gave up quite a few odd-man rushes to the Habs and Carey Value is taking part in in a approach that has him matching Hellebuyck save for save. Having a goalie play excellently shouldn’t be a nasty factor, however it may masks quite a few points. That’s the place the Jets are at and so they have to be cautious about considering every part is okay as a result of Hellebuyck can bail them out. They want a system that doesn’t depend on Hellebuyck bailing them out for them to be a championship staff.