In the Habs’ Room: Weber wears his cape well as CH snap 5-game losing streak — Montreal Gazette

The first goal was pure Weber as he unloaded a one-timer from the point. The second goal was more interesting as Weber transitioned from clearing the crease in front of Carey Price to joining the rush and converting a pass from Tomas Tatar.

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In the Habs’ Room: ‘We need better discipline,’ Julien says, blaming Drouin’s penalty for loss — Montreal Gazette

“A penalty at that time of the game is not a penalty you want to take,” Julien said. “If (Drouin) said it’s on him he has reason. In a game like that when we came back to tie it, you really have to be disciplined. It’s certain that even if (Backes) went after him, he gave him a cross-check in the face and it’s a four-minute. It’s something we can’t keep doing if we want to win games. We need better discipline.”

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Roy’s return: 10 years later

But I’ll also remember those nights where we made the Forum shake and sent shockwaves throughout Montreal. As your cheers now go straight to my heart, as you honor me tonight by retiring my jersey, and as you welcome me now like you did on my first day, my friends, tonight, I’m coming home.”

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About last night … Caps win 5-4 in OT — Montreal Gazette

The Max Domi and Philip Danault lines played strong games again.

Jesperi Kotkaniemi played 16:41, had two assists and – the astonishing stat – won 10 of 16 faceoffs.

Maybe not so astonishing. The kid gets better every time out, on every facet of his game.

Kenny Agostino scored his first goal in bleu-blanc-rouge and continues to look good playing with the two Finns.

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