2008-09 Montreal Canadiens Schedule and Results

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Record: 41-30-11 (93 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Northeast Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Guy Carbonneau (35-24-7), Bob Gainey (6-6-4)

Goals For: 249 (12th of 30), Goals Against: 247 (21st of 30)
SRS: 0.02 (16th of 30), SOS: -0.01 (17th of 30)

Playoffs:
Lost Conference Quarter-Finals (4-0) versus Boston Bruins

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L OL Streak Notes
1 2008-10-10 @ Buffalo Sabres L SO 1 2 0 0 1 L 1
2 2008-10-11 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 6 1 1 0 1 W 1
3 2008-10-13 @ Philadelphia Flyers W 5 3 2 0 1 W 2
4 2008-10-15 Boston Bruins W SO 4 3 3 0 1 W 3
5 2008-10-18 Phoenix Coyotes W 4 1 4 0 1 W 4
6 2008-10-20 Florida Panthers W 3 1 5 0 1 W 5
7 2008-10-25 Anaheim Ducks L 4 6 5 1 1 L 1
8 2008-10-28 Carolina Hurricanes W SO 3 2 6 1 1 W 1
9 2008-10-30 @ Minnesota Wild W 2 1 7 1 1 W 2
10 2008-11-01 @ New York Islanders W 5 4 8 1 1 W 3
11 2008-11-07 @ Columbus Blue Jackets L SO 3 4 8 1 2 L 1
12 2008-11-08 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 3 6 8 2 2 L 2
13 2008-11-11 Ottawa Senators W 4 0 9 2 2 W 1
14 2008-11-13 @ Boston Bruins L 1 6 9 3 2 L 1
15 2008-11-15 Philadelphia Flyers L 1 2 9 4 2 L 2
16 2008-11-16 @ St. Louis Blues W SO 3 2 10 4 2 W 1
17 2008-11-18 @ Carolina Hurricanes L 1 2 10 5 2 L 1
18 2008-11-20 @ Ottawa Senators W SO 3 2 11 5 2 W 1
19 2008-11-22 Boston Bruins L SO 2 3 11 5 3 L 1
20 2008-11-24 New York Islanders L SO 3 4 11 5 4 L 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L OL Streak Notes
21 2008-11-26 @ Detroit Red Wings W 3 1 12 5 4 W 1
22 2008-11-28 @ Washington Capitals L 0 3 12 6 4 L 1
23 2008-11-29 Buffalo Sabres W 3 2 13 6 4 W 1
24 2008-12-02 Atlanta Thrashers W 5 4 14 6 4 W 2
25 2008-12-04 New York Rangers W 6 2 15 6 4 W 3
26 2008-12-06 New Jersey Devils L OT 1 2 15 6 5 L 1
27 2008-12-09 Calgary Flames W 4 1 16 6 5 W 1
28 2008-12-11 Tampa Bay Lightning L 1 3 16 7 5 L 1
29 2008-12-13 Washington Capitals L 1 2 16 8 5 L 2
30 2008-12-16 @ Carolina Hurricanes L 2 3 16 9 5 L 3
31 2008-12-18 Philadelphia Flyers W 5 2 17 9 5 W 1
32 2008-12-20 Buffalo Sabres W OT 4 3 18 9 5 W 2
33 2008-12-21 Carolina Hurricanes L OT 2 3 18 9 6 L 1
34 2008-12-27 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 3 2 19 9 6 W 1
35 2008-12-29 @ Florida Panthers W 5 2 20 9 6 W 2
36 2008-12-30 @ Tampa Bay Lightning W SO 2 1 21 9 6 W 3
37 2009-01-02 @ New Jersey Devils L 1 4 21 10 6 L 1
38 2009-01-04 Florida Panthers W SO 6 5 22 10 6 W 1
39 2009-01-07 @ New York Rangers W 6 3 23 10 6 W 2
40 2009-01-08 Toronto Maple Leafs W 6 2 24 10 6 W 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L OL Streak Notes
41 2009-01-10 Washington Capitals W 5 4 25 10 6 W 4
42 2009-01-13 @ Boston Bruins L 1 3 25 11 6 L 1
43 2009-01-15 Nashville Predators W 3 2 26 11 6 W 1
44 2009-01-17 @ Ottawa Senators W SO 5 4 27 11 6 W 2
45 2009-01-20 @ Atlanta Thrashers L 2 4 27 12 6 L 1
46 2009-01-21 @ New Jersey Devils L 2 5 27 13 6 L 2
47 2009-01-27 @ Tampa Bay Lightning L 3 5 27 14 6 L 3
48 2009-01-29 @ Florida Panthers L 1 5 27 15 6 L 4
49 2009-01-31 Los Angeles Kings W 4 3 28 15 6 W 1
50 2009-02-01 Boston Bruins L 1 3 28 16 6 L 1
51 2009-02-03 Pittsburgh Penguins W 4 2 29 16 6 W 1
52 2009-02-06 @ Buffalo Sabres L 2 3 29 17 6 L 1
53 2009-02-07 Toronto Maple Leafs L 2 5 29 18 6 L 2
54 2009-02-09 @ Calgary Flames L 2 6 29 19 6 L 3
55 2009-02-11 @ Edmonton Oilers L 2 7 29 20 6 L 4
56 2009-02-13 @ Colorado Avalanche W 4 2 30 20 6 W 1
57 2009-02-15 @ Vancouver Canucks L 2 4 30 21 6 L 1
58 2009-02-18 @ Washington Capitals L SO 3 4 30 21 7 L 2
59 2009-02-19 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 4 5 30 22 7 L 3
60 2009-02-21 Ottawa Senators W 5 3 31 22 7 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L OL Streak Notes
61 2009-02-24 Vancouver Canucks W 3 0 32 22 7 W 2
62 2009-02-27 @ Philadelphia Flyers W OT 4 3 33 22 7 W 3
63 2009-02-28 San Jose Sharks W 3 2 34 22 7 W 4
64 2009-03-04 @ Buffalo Sabres L 1 5 34 23 7 L 1
65 2009-03-06 @ Atlanta Thrashers L 0 2 34 24 7 L 2
66 2009-03-08 @ Dallas Stars W 3 1 35 24 7 W 1
67 2009-03-10 Edmonton Oilers W OT 4 3 36 24 7 W 2
68 2009-03-12 New York Islanders L OT 2 3 36 24 8 L 1
69 2009-03-14 New Jersey Devils L 1 3 36 25 8 L 2
70 2009-03-17 New York Rangers L SO 3 4 36 25 9 L 3
71 2009-03-19 @ Ottawa Senators L 4 5 36 26 9 L 4
72 2009-03-21 Toronto Maple Leafs L 2 5 36 27 9 L 5
73 2009-03-24 Atlanta Thrashers W 6 3 37 27 9 W 1
74 2009-03-26 Tampa Bay Lightning W OT 3 2 38 27 9 W 2
75 2009-03-28 Buffalo Sabres L SO 3 4 38 27 10 L 1
76 2009-03-31 Chicago Blackhawks W 4 1 39 27 10 W 1
77 2009-04-02 @ New York Islanders W 5 1 40 27 10 W 2
78 2009-04-04 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 6 2 41 27 10 W 3
79 2009-04-06 Ottawa Senators L 2 3 41 28 10 L 1
80 2009-04-07 @ New York Rangers L 1 3 41 29 10 L 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L OL Streak Notes
81 2009-04-09 @ Boston Bruins L OT 4 5 41 29 11 L 3
82 2009-04-11 Pittsburgh Penguins L 1 3 41 30 11 L 4

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 2009-04-16 @ Boston Bruins L 2 4 0 1 L 1
2 2009-04-18 @ Boston Bruins L 1 5 0 2 L 2
3 2009-04-20 Boston Bruins L 2 4 0 3 L 3
4 2009-04-22 Boston Bruins L 1 4 0 4 L 4