Busy night on the ice
(AP) – One of eleven games on the NHL schedule features a battle between the two top teams in the Eastern Conference with Pittsburgh at Montreal. The Canadiens are tops in the division with 19 wins while the Penguins have 16. The Habs have a four point lead in the conference over Pittsburgh.
Another solid match up has Anaheim at Calgary. The first-place Ducks have a two point lead over the Flames in the Pacific Division.
The rest of the games have Tampa Bay at the New York Islanders, Detroit skating at Columbus, Buffalo home to San Jose, Nashville at Toronto, New Jersey at Winnipeg, Carolina on the road at Dallas, Arizona home to Washington and Florida visiting Los Angeles.