If a coach ever can figure out the why’s of team mass lethargy, he will go to the head of the class in the Hall of Fame. It took one period for the Flyers to figure out that the Canadiens were completely out to lunch. After that, it was easy.
The Canadiens have made it thus far on sheer hard work. When they don’t work, they are beaten. Badly. We saw it during the wild swings of the regular season and the four or five games during the playoffs. Four times in fifteen games they’ve let in six goals. In one three game stretch in the Washington series, all losses, they gave up 17 goals.Read More