Boston forward Milan Lucic beats up on Montreal defenseman  Mike Komisarek during a 2009 game between the Canadiens and Bruins. The two teams face off for the first time tonight since the Bruins eliminated the Habs in the first round of last year’s playoffs. (Corbis)
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Boston forward Milan Lucic beats up on Montreal defenseman Mike Komisarek during a 2009 game between the Canadiens and Bruins. The two teams face off for the first time tonight since the Bruins eliminated the Habs in the first round of last year’s playoffs. (Corbis)

TRUTH AND RUMORS: Boston’s Chara under legal cloud in Montreal
HACKEL: Hard times for proud Habs as their fans call for heads to roll
ELIOT: Which team is Canada’s best hope to snap its Stanley Cup drought