Montreal Canadiens will face the hated Boston Bruins in the first round of the 2011 Stanley Cup playoffs (schedule Bellow).
Michael Cammalleri, Brian Gionta, Scott Gomez, Thomas Plekanec and Andrei Kostitsyn will be the key ingredient if the Habs want to take it to the Bruins. With a lack lustre year this has been no better time to have them all wake up and increase the production level on the offense.
With new grit add-ons like veteran Paul Mara and rookie Ryan White, the Canadiens have at least increased some muscle power.
Carey Price will be a key factor to the success during the playoffs. You count on him alone he will need help from Veteran defenseman like Hal Gill, Roman Hamrlik and Jaroslav Spacek who will bring payoff experience.
P.K. Subban has shown the league that he’s a strong defensive and offensive presence.
Habs Talk Radio will air a special show Monday April 11 at 9:00pm, we’ve gathered panellist from all over the Eastern Conference who will discuss the pending 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Habs vs Bruins Playoff schedule
Game #1 : April 14th at 7:00pm in Boston
Game #2 : April 16th at 7:00pm in Boston
Game #3 : April 18th at 7:30pm in Montreal
Game #4 : April 21st at 7:00pm in Montreal
Game #5 : April 23rd at 7:00pm in Boston
Game #6 : April 26th in Montreal (Game time to be determined)
Game #7 : April 27th in Boston (Game time to be determined)
Yes if needed game 6 and 7 will be a back-to-back situation.