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Niemi makes 52 saves, Canadiens stop Panthers 5-1

MONTREAL (AP) Antti Niemi experienced two firsts in net for the Montreal Canadiens.

First, Niemi made a career-high 52 stops as the Canadiens extended their win streak to three games with a 5-1 victory over the Florida Panthers.

Niemi finished one save shy of the Canadiens' franchise record for saves in a game by a goaltender.

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Leaders
Points: J. Huberdeau47
Plus/Minus: J. MacDonald1
Shots on Goal: M. Hoffman147
PIM: M. Weegar46
Win: R. Luongo8
Shutouts: R. Luongo1
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 137 (15)
Shots: 1536 (7)
PP%: 25.9% (4)
Penalty Minutes: 417 (13)
Assists: 234 (14)
SH Goals: 1 (31)
Standings
Atlantic Division
  W L OTL Pts
Tampa Bay 36 9 2 74
Toronto 28 15 2 58
Boston 26 15 5 57
Montreal 26 17 5 57
Buffalo 23 17 6 52
Detroit 18 23 7 43
Florida 17 20 8 42
Ottawa 17 24 5 39
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 161 (4)
Shots Against: 1377 (25)
PK%: 79.5% (16)
Penalty Minutes: 435 (7)
Shutouts: 1 (25)
Sv%: 0.883 (30)
Injuries
Date Player Status
11/19 V. Trocheck Fractured ankle (IR)
10/6 D. MacKenzie Upper-body injury (IR)
9/14 J. McGinn Back (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
1/7 I. McCoshen Called up from minors from Springfield-AHL
1/7 C. Wideman Sent to minors Springfield-AHL
1/6 C. Wideman Waived
1/3 T. Jurco Signed as Free Agent Minors contract - Springfield-AHL
12/30 C. Wideman Traded w/ 2019 3rd-rd pick for A. Petrovic
12/15 J. Hawryluk Called up from minors from Springfield-AHL
12/15 H. Borgstrom Called up from minors from Springfield-AHL
12/14 A. Greco Sent to minors Springfield-AHL
12/14 D. Hunt Sent to minors Springfield-AHL
12/10 A. Greco Called up from minors from Springfield-AHL
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