July 14, 2020

GAME 51 RE-CAP: Caps make Bell Centre home away from home

The Washington Capitals have officially found someone they can beat on the road.

Tomas Vokoun stopped all 30 Montreal Canadiens shots he faced, leading the Caps to a 3-0 shut out of Les Habitants before a disgusted crowd of over 21,000 at Bell Centre in Montreal.  It’s the second time this season the Caps have shut out the Canadiens on their home ice, and third time in their last three trips to the Old Province.  The Caps are 5-0-1 in their last six trips to Montreal.

Vokoun was sharp in goal, but hardly tested by a Montreal team that’s really struggling to put goals on the scoreboard.  The Habs are 9-11-7 at home, 3-5-2 in their last 10 games, and now tied with Carolina for fewest points in the Eastern Conference. [Read more…]

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