Canadiens visit the Senators after overtime win
Ottawa, Ontario; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Montreal visits the Ottawa Senators after the Canadiens defeated Washington 4-3 in overtime.
The Senators are 8-8-5 in division matchups. Ottawa averages 9.8 penalty minutes per game, the fifth-most in the league. Brady Tkachuk leads the team serving 85 total minutes.
The Canadiens are 8-11-2 against the rest of their division. Montreal has scored 33 power-play goals, converting on 19.5% of chances.
In their last meeting on Jan. 11, Montreal won 2-1.
TOP PERFORMERS: Jean-Gabriel Pageau leads the Senators with 24 goals and has collected 40 points. Tkachuk has totaled six assists over the last 10 games for Ottawa.
LAST 10 GAMES: Canadiens: 4-5-1, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.1 assists, 3.5 penalties and 7.6 penalty minutes while giving up three goals per game with a .897 save percentage.
Senators: 3-5-2, averaging 2.3 goals, 3.6 assists, 3.8 penalties and 10.9 penalty minutes while giving up 3.2 goals per game with a .903 save percentage.
INJURIES: Senators: Mark Borowiecki: day to day (personal).