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Game Day 5: Sens @ Canadiens

by Craig Medaglia / Ottawa Senators

The Sens are in Montreal tonight set to face the Canadiens and we've got 5 things to help you get ready for puck drop.

1. Line-up

Some line-up notes for tonight...

Here's a look at the Sens projected line-up for tonight...


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2. Goalies

It was confirmed after this morning's skate that Craig Anderson would start in goal tonight in Montreal. After a hot start, Anderson has just one win in his last five starts but has historically played well against the Canadiens. In 4 playoff games last year versus Montreal, Anderson had a goals against average of 0.97 and a save percentage of .972. Andrew Hammond will serve as back-up tonight.

With Carey Price still injured, Mike Condon will start his second game against the Sens this season.

3. Last meeting

These two teams last faced off earlier this season on October 11th in Ottawa with the Canadiens earning a 3-1 win. Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored the lone goal for the Sen while rookie Matt O'Conor made his first career NHL start and turned aside 27 of the 30 shots he faced in the loss.

You can watch the full highlights from the game below...

4. Pre-Game Comments

The Sens met with the media earlier this morning after today's skate and Sens TV has put together the all the best quotes in one place...

5. Broadcast

Tonight's game will be available on TSN5 and RDS as well as on the radio at TSN 1200. Puck drop is set for 7:30 p.m.

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