Habs vs. Blackhawks Jan. 11, 2014

 

Andrei Markov ended a tense duel with an overtime goal, his second goal of the night

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Chicago Blackhawks centre Jonathan Toews, right, grimaces as Montreal Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban tries to take the puck from him during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.</div>
 

Chicago Blackhawks centre Jonathan Toews, right, grimaces as Montreal Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban tries to take the puck from him during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.

Photograph by: Allen McInnis, The Gazette

 
<div id="page1">Chicago Blackhawks centre Jonathan Toews, right, grimaces as Montreal Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban tries to take the puck from him during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.</div>
Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price, left, and Montreal Canadiens goalie Peter Budaj celebrate with Montreal Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov, centre, after he scored the winning goal against Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, not seen, during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens right wing George Parros, centre, celebrates with his team mates after the Canadiens scored the opening goal against the Chicago Blackhawks, not seen, during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens left wing Travis Moen, left to right, gets blocked by Chicago Blackhawks defenceman Duncan Keith and Chicago Blackhawks centre Jonathan Toews as Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford  follows the play during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty celebrates Montreal Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov, not seen, scoring the winning goal against Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, not seen, during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
The puck sails between the legs of Montreal Canadiens defenceman Raphael Diaz, left to right, Chicago Blackhawks center Michal Handzus and Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014. The goal was called back by the referee.
Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price, right, grimaces as he is crowded by Chicago Blackhawks centre Michal Handzus during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens defenceman Douglas Murray, centre, knocks Chicago Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw to the ice as Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price, bottom, and Chicago Blackhawks left wing Brandon Bollig look on during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens centre Daniel Briere, right, gets knocked to the lic by Chicago Blackhawks defenceman Johnny Oduya during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Bryan Bickell gets sent to the ice by Montreal Canadiens defenceman Alexei Emelin, right, during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens centre Daniel Briere, centre right, flips a puck to young fans, not seen, as Montreal Canadiens goalie Peter Budaj, left to right, Montreal Canadiens right wing George Parros and Montreal Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban warm up during the pre game skate during NHL action against the Chicago Blackhawks, not seen, in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens right wing Brandon Prust, right, struggles to stop Chicago Blackhawks centre Andrew Shaw during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty takes part in the pre game warmup skate during NHL action against the Chicago Blackhawks, not seen, in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens centre David Desharnais takes part in the pre game warmup skate during NHL action against the Chicago Blackhawks, not seen, in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Chicago Blackhawks centre Marcus Kruger, left, slides past Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price as Montreal Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban looks for the loose puck during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price, rear, pushes Chicago Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw as Montreal Canadiens center David Desharnais. left, Chicago Blackhawks left wing Bryan Bickell during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty, centre, gets knocked to the ice by Chicago Blackhawks left wing Bryan Bickell, as Chicago Blackhawks defenceman Duncan Keith, right, and Montreal Canadiens right wing Brendan Gallagher scramble for the loose puck during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Canadiens centre Daniel Briere gets tripped by Chicago Blackhawks defenceman Mike Kostka during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014. A penalty was called on the play.
Montreal Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov, centre, tries to stop Chicago Blackhawks center Marcus Kruger from getting a wrap around shot on Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price, left, during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford kicks the puck away as he makes a stickless save against Montreal Canadiens centre Lars Eller during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford makes a stickless save against Montreal Canadiens right wing Brandon Prust, top, as Chicago Blackhawks defenceman Nick Leddy tries to stop the shot during NHL action in Montreal on Saturday Jan. 11, 2014.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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