Montreal faces Philadelphia on 5-game home slide
Montreal; Saturday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Montreal takes on Philadelphia looking to end its five-game home slide.
The Canadiens are 5-6-5 against Eastern Conference opponents. Montreal has converted on 18.4% of power-play opportunities, scoring 14 power-play goals.
The Flyers are 6-2-2 against opponents from the Metropolitan Division. Philadelphia has surrendered 10 power-play goals, stopping 86.5% of opponent chances.
In their last meeting on Nov. 7, Philadelphia won 3-2.
LAST 10 GAMES: Flyers: 5-2-3, averaging 2.7 goals, 4.7 assists, 2.8 penalties and 5.8 penalty minutes while allowing 2.1 goals per game with a .927 save percentage.
Canadiens: 3-4-3, averaging 2.8 goals, 5.3 assists, 3.2 penalties and 6.8 penalty minutes while giving up 3.9 goals per game with a .880 save percentage.
Canadiens Injuries: None listed.
Flyers Injuries: None listed.