Habs Survive A Dreaded December, Can A Second Half Thrust Be Far Behind?
Happy New Years Eve to one and all. It's obviously late-December since just outside my window is the harsh reality of a seasonal wintry-mix, or 73 degrees and bountiful sunshine with a 20%...
|- 1, Florida Power-Play Goal - Keith Ballard (3), from Tomas Vokoun at 9:19. 2, Montreal Goal - Hal Gill (2), from Ryan O'byrne and Scott Gomez at 11:33. 3, Florida Goal - Nathan Horton (14), from Stephen Weiss and Bryan Allen at 15:08. Penalties - Andrei Kostitsyn, Montreal (Hooking), 7:45.|
|- 4, Montreal Power-Play Goal - Mike Cammalleri (20), from Andrei Markov and Glen Metropolit at 3:18. 5, Montreal Goal - Tomas Plekanec (10), from Andrei Markov and Max Pacioretty at 5:20. 6, Florida Goal - Michael Frolik (12), from Nathan Horton at 12:08. Penalties - Bryan McCabe, Florida (Tripping), 2:58; Keith Ballard, Florida (Fighting (maj)), 8:39; Maxim Lapierre, Montreal (Fighting (maj)), 8:39; Brian Gionta, Montreal (Tripping), 17:42; Nathan Horton, Florida (Delaying Game-Puck over glass), 20:00.|
|- 7, Montreal Power-Play Goal - Marc-Andre Bergeron (10), from Andrei Markov and Brian Gionta at 1:52. 8, Montreal Goal - Benoit Pouliot (4), from Scott Gomez and Brian Gionta at 4:29. 9, Florida Goal - Steven Reinprecht (12), from Radek Dvorak and Cory Stillman at 6:03. Penalties - Jordan Leopold, Florida (Delaying Game-Puck over glass), :13; Jordan Leopold, Florida (Hi-sticking), 6:30; Andrei Markov, Montreal (Tripping), 14:34.|