Vancouver, British Columbia; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Montreal heads to Vancouver for a non-conference matchup.
The Canucks have gone 8-4-3 in home games. Vancouver ranks sixth in the league averaging 5.6 assists per game, led by Quinn Hughes with 0.7.
The Canadiens are 7-4-3 in road games. Montreal has surrendered 24 power-play goals, killing 76% of opponent opportunities.
The teams match up Tuesday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Canadiens: 4-5-1, averaging 2.5 goals, four assists, 3.5 penalties and seven penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game with a .897 save percentage.
Canucks: 4-6-0, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.8 assists, 3.3 penalties and 6.6 penalty minutes while giving up 3.2 goals per game with a .906 save percentage.
INJURIES: Canucks: None listed.
Canadiens: Matthew Peca: day to day (upper body).