Game recaps, plus the latest notable news on your favorite Canadian NHL teams.
MONTREAL GAZETTE: The Montreal Canadiens downed the Boston Bruins 3-1, completing a four-game regular season sweep. Carey Price made 33 saves, while Dale Weise, Max Pacioretty and Andrei Markov tallied for the Habs.
WINNIPEG FREE PRESS: The Winnipeg Jets snapped a six-game winless skid with a 5-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche. Dustin Byfuglien and Mathieu Perreault each scored a goal and collected two assists.
TORONTO STAR: Among six Maple Leafs storylines to watch in the weeks leading up to the trade deadline is the status of contract talks with pending UFAs Cody Franson, Mike Santorelli and Daniel Winnik, along with the play of their top line and the diminishing performance of David Clarkson.
OTTAWA SUN: Don Brennan believes the Ottawa Senators must re-sign pending UFA blueliner Marc Methot.
EDMONTON JOURNAL: The Oilers are missing the production of injured wingers Taylor Hall and Benoit Pouliot.
THE PROVINCE: Recaps young Canucks’ forward Bo Horvat’s road to the NHL.
CALGARY SUN: Among five burning questions this week for the Flames: the impact of Curtis Glencross’ return to the lineup, and what decision management makes with youngster Sam Bennett, who has recovered from shoulder surgery.