Detroit (3rd - Atlantic) at Montreal (1st - Atlantic)

Matchup Details
Tue, Oct 21 - Bell Centre
FACEOFF - 7:30 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Detroit 3-1-0-13-21002-1-0-11-0-0-00-4
Montreal 5-1-0-04-22342-0-0-03-1-0-04-2
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Detroit
PPlayerStatusNotes
GJ. Howard
Prob Tues
Groin
10/20/14
Howard missed the last game due to a groin strain but is expected to play Tuesday against the Canadiens.
CP. Datsyuk
Ques Tues
Shoulder
10/20/14
Datsyuk suffered a 2nd degree shoulder separation in the preseason was placed on the short-term injured reserve. He could return Tuesday against the Canadiens.
RWJ. Franzen
Out indefinitely
Lower Body
10/20/14
Franzen has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and it is unclear when he will return.
Montreal
PPlayerStatusNotes
No injuries to report.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Montreal Canadiens are on the cusp of their best start since 1978, while the Detroit Red Wings aren't doing too shabby in their own right despite missing several key cogs. The Original Six rivals look to continue their respective hot starts when they meet at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Tuesday.

 
LINE HISTORY
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MATCHUP EDGE
DETEdge in:MON
Offense
Defense
Power Play
Penalty Kill
Face Offs
Discipline
Goaltending