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by The Upper Canadien on 04/27/11 at 12:24 AM ET
Price. Gionta. Cammalleri.
Phenomenal rushes by PK Subban.
And a couple of very, very key powerplays.
Fortuitous lineup decisions by Jacques Martin, who inserted Yannick Weber and Paul Mara in place of James Wisniewski and David Desharnais. This especially came in handy when Jaroslav Spacek had to leave the game due to a hit from behind from Milan Lucic.
Oh, and did I mention the incredible goaltending of Carey Price?
Despite what you may think about styles of play, talent levels, coaching - it doesn’t matter.
Ladies and gentlemen:
We’re going to 7.
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The Upper Canadien is your one stop shop for all things Montreal Canadiens. Since the summer of 2010, I've been providing Habs related news, notes, and most importantly, opinions. As a blogger, I don't believe it's my job to report the news, it's my privilege to comment on it. You may disagree with what I suggest. In fact, you most likely will. But that's the great part about blogging: it spurs opinion, comment and engages all involved. I've really enjoyed all the debate and commentary from readers thus far and I encourage everyone to respond with ideas on lineups, trades, logos, sweaters, mascots, whatever. The Upper Canadien is a conversation for all hockey fanatics.
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