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GAME THREAD: Game 39/56 Edmonton Oilers @ Montréal Canadiens

Oilers look to atone for last week’s performance in Montréal with a win tonight.

Edmonton Oilers v Anaheim Ducks Photo by Harry How/Getty Images

Edmonton Oilers (23-14-1, 2nd in North) vs

Montréal Canadiens (16-9-9, 4th in North)

05 April 2021

Centre Bell


TV: Sportsnet West

Radio: 630 CHED

SB Nation Opponent: Eyes On The Prize

The Oilers are back in Montréal looking to atone for last week’s letdown. Let’s see what’s in store tonight.


  • SMITH IN NET: The Oilers backstop will look to pick up his 14th win of the season with a solid performance tonight. Can he make it number 14 on the year?
  • Connor McDavid lit the lamp for his 22nd goal and 64th point of the year. He needs to average 2 points per game between now and the end of the season to make it a cool 100. Can he lay it on the line tonight in Montréal?
  • Dominik Kahun scored his sixth of the season in Edmonton’s 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames on Friday. Can he keep the good times rolling with another goal tonight?

Oilers will have sole possession of second place tonight with a win. Let’s do it up.