The Montreal Canadiens Face the Pittsburgh Penguins Tonight at the Bell Centre

Daniel ArouchianSenior Analyst IFebruary 3, 2009

The Montreal Canadiens (28-16-6) will be facing the Pittsburgh Penguins (24-22-5) tonight at the Bell Centre. The Penguins are on a two-game losing streak.

Alex Kovalev and coach Guy Carbonneau had a heart-to-heart and according to Kovalev, it was a positive meeting. How will AK27 perform tonight?


Tonight's lineup

A. Kostitsyn - Plekanec - Kovalev

Higgins - Koivu - D'Agostini

Pacioretty - Lapierre - S. Kostitsyn

Henry - Bégin - Kostopoulos


Markov - Komisarek

Hamrlik - O'Byrne

Bouillon - Gorges

Carey Price will be in nets



Patrice Brisebois is out with a lower-body injury.Guillaume Latendresse is out with a shoulder injury. Robert Lang's regular season is over with the Montreal Canadiens.

Georges Laraque and Mathieu Dandenault should be back in time for the Friday and Saturday game.

It's about time these two came back!