Canadiens-Lightning: Montreal Heads Back to Work Versus Tampa Bay

Daniel ArouchianSenior Analyst IJanuary 27, 2009

Patrice Brisebois, who's celebrating his 38th birthday today, will have the night off. Steve Begin will also be in the press box alongside Brisebois.

Here's tonight's starting lineup.

Pacioretty – Plekanec – Kovalev
Kostitsyn (A) – Lang – Kostitsyn (S)
Higgins – Koivu – D’Agostini
Latendresse – Lapierre – Kostopoulos

Markov – Komisarek
Hamrlik – O’Byrne
Bouillon – Gorges

Carey Price

It's the second time in less then a month that the Habs are in Tampa. The last time the teams met on December 30, Maxime Lapierre scored in the shootout to give the Canadiens the 2-1 win.