Max Pacioretty LW MON 26 Days

Pacioretty sniped his 23rd goal of the season -- his second game-winning tally in as many games -- in Saturday's 1-0 win over the visiting Capitals.

Pacioretty and goaltender Carey Price have been quite the duo over the last two games against Washington and the New York Rangers, with Patches providing 100 percent of Montreal's offense and Price recording back-to-back 1-0 shutouts. Through 48 games this year, the American sharpshooter now has 40 points, an exceptional plus-24 rating, 22 PIM and 178 shots on goal.

Max Pacioretty LW MON 28 Days

Pacioretty broke a scoreless tie with 4:17 remaining in the third period Thursday to deliver a 1-0 win over the Rangers.

Although Pacioretty's goal-scoring rate has dropped just a little this year -- hey, cut the guy a break, he still has 22 -- his assists are up, and he's on pace to exceed his career high in points (65, set in 2011-12).

Max Pacioretty LW MON 1 Month

Pacioretty notched two assists in Saturday's 6-4 win over the Islanders.

You'd be hard-pressed to find another forward as sizzling as Pacioretty is right now. The 26-year-old has picked up points in all seven of his January contests, producing seven goals and three assists.

Max Pacioretty LW MON 1 Month

The Canadiens didn't muster much offense Thursday, but Pacioretty scored their only goal, pushing his scoring streak to six games and seven goals.

Perhaps the most amazing part of Pacioretty's scoring lately is the fact that he's been the only Hab finding the net much at all -- over the last four games, the Canadiens have scored just seven goals, and four of them belong to Mighty Max.

Max Pacioretty LW MON 1 Month

Pacioretty tallied two goals in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets.

The winger extended is goal streak to five games Wednesday night, and now has seven points over that span. He's now at 20/15/35 through 42 games on the season, and his plus-22 rating is good for fifth overall in the NHL.

Max Pacioretty LW MON 2 Months

Pacioretty stretched his goal streak to four games when he scored the Canadiens' only goal in a 2-1 OT loss to the Penguins on Saturday. He has four goals and one assist in those four games.

He has 18 goals on the season; five of those have come in the last six games. Maybe this was just what he needed to settle into a groove that would inch him close to last year's pace (39 goals). Take full advantage of this surge.

Max Pacioretty LW MON 2 Months

Pacioretty scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Penguins. He has 11 points (four goals, seven assists) in his last 10 games.

He has 30 points in 38 games, but has picked up his pace of late. It's a good sign -- the Habs are 9-1 in those 10 games. We would like to see more power-play production -- just three of his 30 points have come with the man advantage. But we won't argue his efforts right now.

Max Pacioretty LW MON 2 Months

Pacrioretty had a team-high six shots on net and scored a power-play goal in Friday night's 4-2 win over the Devils. Over the past three games, he has 15 shots and two goals.

The goal was his 15th of the season and second on the man advantage, leaving him shy of he pace he set last season when he scored a career-high 39 goals and 10 on the power play. That drop off in goal-scoring is related to the team's lack off power-play success. Montreal ranks 24th at 15 percent (16 goals in 106 opportunities).

Max Pacioretty LW MON 2 Months

Pacioretty netted his fourteenth goal as Montreal defeated Carolina 3-1 on Monday.

Pacioretty hasn't put up quite the prolific numbers he did last season where he approached 40 goals but he's still on pace for close to 30 this year which is still valuable to Fantasy owners.

Max Pacioretty LW MON 2 Months

Pacioretty (upper body) played 18:48 in Saturday night's 4-1 win over Ottawa. He had two assists and three hits.

Pacioretty was touch-and-go after getting shoved into the boards in Thursday's loss to the Ducks. His quick recovery is good news and even better still, the two assists. He has five assists in the previous three games.