It’s Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals and we have a top Prediction for the Montreal Canadiens vs Philadelphia Flyers tonight. Flyers took a 2-0 lead in this best of 7 series and are now on a great run of 6 straight wins in the 2010 NHL Playoffs. They made history in the previous round as they became only the first team to overcome a 3-0 deficit against the Boston Bruins. The did the unthinkable by winning 4 straight and get to these East Finals against the Canadiens.
The Montreal Canadiens will certainly feel they need a revenge tonight as they not only lost the first two games of the series, but were also eliminated by the Flyers back in 2008 Eastern Conference Semifinals. So they will have a lot to fight for tonight plus they will have the backing of their home crowd. It promises to be a great game of hockey.
The big concern for Montreal will the way they lost the first two games. They went down 6-0 in Game 1 and 3-0 in Game 2. So they still haven’t managed to score a single goal against the Flyers. And while that’s not an elimination game yet, it’s the next closest thing to it because if they lose this one as well, their backs will be up against the wall for the remainder of the series.
Montreal Canadiens v Philadelphia Flyers Game 3 Prediction: Flyers’ amazing run of 6 consecutive wins in the postseason should come to an end tonight. Montreal showed signs of improvement in Game 2 and with the home boost they will get tonight, our prediction is for them to win Game 3!