It’s still difficult to fathom that 21 games in, these are your Montreal Canadiens.
After the Habs latest lopsided loss to the Washington Capitals 6-3, it’s time to accept the inevitable.
This team is far more likely to draft in the top five of the NHL draft which they will host than even sniff the playoffs.
Who will be the general manager? The director of scouting? How about the head coach?
Those are all questions for another day. Let’s focus on the here and now.
The Montreal Canadiens are 5-14-2. They have allowed 76 goals against, the most in the NHL. They have allowed four or more goals in a game 11 times. Five or more goals nine times.
Here are your individual player ratings for the Montreal Canadiens goaltenders and defencemen over the first quarter of their season