Max Pacioretty LW MON 4 Days
Pacioretty scored his ninth and 10th goals of the season in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Blues.
One game after seeing his five-game point streak come to an end in a shutout loss to the Penguins, Pacioretty bounced back in a big way. He scored the second and third goals for Montreal, so he was credited with his first game-winner of the year.
Max Pacioretty LW MON 9 Days
Pacioretty had two assists in Saturday night's 6-3 win over the Flyers. That's six points in the last four games for the first-line winger.
Both of the assists were of the power-play variety, as linemates P.A. Parenteau and David Desharnais deposited rebounds past Philadelphia's Ray Emery. No surprise here, Pacioretty leads the team with 15 points.
Max Pacioretty LW MON 11 Days
Pacioretty scored twice on five shots, went plus-2 and added two PIM in Thursday's 5-1 win over Boston.
He's now got a modest three-game point streak going during which he's accumulated three goals, an assist and a plus-3 rating. He leads the Habs in both goals (eight) and points (13), and Pacioretty should be expected to remain the team's most reliable offensive threat.
Max Pacioretty LW MON 15 Days
Pacioretty scored an insurance goal in Saturday night's 4-1 win over Minnesota. The goal was Pacioretty's team-leading sixth of the season.
Pacioretty managed to navigate the team's recent offensive slump, scoring twice in a stretch that saw Montreal score just six goals in the previous six games entering Saturday night's explosion against the Wild.
Max Pacioretty LW MON 21 Days
Pacioretty scored a goal and had six shots on net in Sunday night's 6-2 loss to Calgary. It was the second straight game in which Pacioretty has scored.
Pacioretty now has eight points in his last eight games. He was the best Montreal had on a bad night for the Canadiens, who were out-hustled by Calgary for the second time in the last week. The Habs were able to steal two points in Calgary last Tuesday, but hockey karma caught up to them Sunday.
Max Pacioretty LW MON 24 Days
Pacioretty scored late in the third period to send Thursday night's game into overtime, but Vancouver eventually won it in extra time. It was his fourth goal of the season and first point on the team's three-game swing through western Canada.
Montreal's top line has had spotty success this season, but Pacioretty has amassed eight points through 11 games.
Max Pacioretty LW MON 30 Days
Pacioretty scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Rangers.
His six points in his last four games are just about as good as anyone in the league. He has three goals in eight games this season and will need to step up his pace if he intends to pursue his career mark of 39.
Max Pacioretty LW MON 1 Month
Pacioretty scored a goal, provided two assists, went plus-2 and took a minor penalty in Thursday's win over the Bruins.
Pacioretty had picked up just a lonely goal over the first four games of the season and had gone without a point in three straight, but he fixed his season line in a hurry on Thursday. It's reasonable to expect a point total in the high 50s or low 60s from Pacioretty again this year.
Max Pacioretty LW MON 1 Month
Pacioretty had three shots on goal in a forward-high 21:41 in Saturday night's 4-3 shootout win over the Flyers.
Pacioretty scored a goal opening night, but has been shutout the past two games. The first line has been on the ice for just two of Montreal's 10 goals so far while the power play, which features those first-liners, has produced bupkis in 10 opportunities. MaxPac will get his goals; be patient.
Max Pacioretty LW MON 2 Months
Pacioretty had a team-high seven shots and scored a power play goal in Thursday night's 3-2 preseason win over Colorado.
Montreal's power play accounted for two of the three goals Thursday and they were just finishing a man-advantage stint when the game-winner was scored in overtime. Pacioretty will be a member of the first unit power play all season.