The Montreal Canadiens took advantage of a miscue on a New York Rangers power play and turned it into a 2-on-0 breakaway, scoring a shorthanded goal in the first period of Saturday night's game at the Bell Centre.Tomas Plekanec and Max Pacioretty were able to pass back and forth all the way down the ice until Plekanec put it in the net for the easy goal.The Canadiens beat the...
It’s not often you see a two-on-zero break from a team killing a penalty, but that’s exactly what happened when the Montreal Canadiens battled the New York Rangers on Saturday night. The Canadiens stole the puck and Tomas Plekanec and Max Pacioretty combined for a beautiful short-handed goal.
Tomas Plekanec banked a shot off Toronto defenseman Stuart Percy's skate with 43 seconds left to give the Montreal Canadiens a 4-3 victory over the Maple Leafs on Wednesday night in the season opener.
Plekanec scored his second goal of the game after Morgan Rielly tied it for Toronto with 2:19 to play.
P.K. Subban and Max Pacioretty also scored for Montreal and Carey Price...
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October 08, 2014
The Montreal Canadiens have been diving up and down the ice, all series long, and this was another blatant example of textbook embellishment. Canadiens forward Tomas Plekanec was correctly penalized in this instance. Related articles(Video) Tomas Plekanec embellishment, Brian Boyle two minutes
Montreal Canadiens forward Tomas Plekanec has embellished to try to draw penalties several times in the Eastern Conference finals against the New York Rangers, and he was successful in Game 4.
The veteran center tried to draw another penalty in Tuesday night’s Game 5 at the Bell Centre by making it look like he was hit in the face with a high stick when it was his chest area...
The Canadiens were trailing 1-0 after the first period in Thursday night’s game against the rival Bruins in Montreal, but they fought back and earned a 2-1 victory with two second-period goals.
The Montreal comeback started with a goal from center Tomas Plekanec at the left faceoff circle that beat Boston goaltender Tuukka Rask from a tough angle. With under three minutes to...
Tomas Plekanec probably wishes you didn't see that. In on a breakaway against Tuukka Rask, Plekanec failed to get a shot off, instead mishandling the puck and sending it straight to the corner boards. As if wasting a scoring chance wasn't bad enough, the Montreal Canadiens were called for "Too many men on the ice" shortly after Plekanec's embarrassing misfire...
Tomas Plekanec put one in each net, making up for an own goal by scoring the tiebreaker with 9:14 remaining on Thursday night to give the Montreal Canadiens a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins.
It was the teams' first meeting since a seven-game series in the first round of the playoffs that Boston won en route to its sixth Stanley Cup championship.
All of the old animosity...
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October 27, 2011