Montreal faces Detroit on 3-game home skid

Lucas Raymond Red Wings
Posted at 10:10 AM, Oct 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-22 10:10:27-04

The Montreal Canadiens (0-5-0, eighth in the Atlantic) takes on the Detroit Red Wings (2-1-1, third in the Atlantic) looking to break its three-game home skid.

Montreal went 24-21-11 overall in the 2020-21 season while going 13-11-4 at home. The Canadiens scored 158 total goals last season, 29 on power plays and nine shorthanded.

Detroit went 19-27-10 overall with a 7-16-5 record on the road during the 2020-21 season. The Red Wings were called for 185 penalties last season averaging 3.3 penalties and 7.3 penalty minutes per game.

The teams match up Saturday for the first time this season.


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