BUFFALO - It may not be fair to put too much pressure on a 22-year-old goaltender but, until the Canadiens master coach Jacques Martin’s puck possession system, they need Carey Price at the top of his game.
And that’s where he was again Saturday night.
The Canadiens beat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 on Brian Gionta’s goal at 2:32 of overtime to go 2-0 on the season, but this might be ugliest 2-0 start in the history of the NHL. The Canadiens are undefeated because Price stopped 34 of 35 shots last night and 77 of 81 shots over two games.
Read more ....
More News On The Montreal Buffalo Hockey Game
A little bit of luck helps Gionta score winner for Habs -- Montreal Gazette
Habs' Price steals one in Buffalo -- CBC
Gionta's tap in lifts Canadiens to 2-1 OT win -- AP
Montreal centre Metropolit, defenceman O'Byrne leave game against Sabres -- Canadian Press
Canadiens-Sabres: Carey Price is Brilliant as Habs Win Again in Overtime -- Bleacher Report