2005-06 Montreal Canadiens Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 42-31-9 (SO: 2-3) - 93 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL's Northeast Division
Postseason: 2-4
Lost NHL conference quarter-finals
Conference Quarter-Finals - Lost to Carolina Hurricanes 4-2
Coach: Claude Julien (19-16, 6 OTL)
Coach: Bob Gainey (23-15, 3 OTL)
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
2005-06 Montreal Canadiens Roster
2005-06 Montreal Canadiens Results

The Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League ended the 2005-06 season with a record of 42 wins and 31 losses (and 9 overtime losses), with a 2-3 showing in shootouts for 93 points, finishing third in the NHL's Northeast Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-4.

The Canadiens scored 243 goals and conceded 247. Michael Ryder netted 30 goals for Montreal, and Saku Koivu contributed 45 assists. Cristobal Huet topped the squad with 18 wins, while Jose Theodore added 15 or more wins, too. Cristobal Huet registered a 2.20 goals against average, pacing regular goalies.

Claude Julien and Bob Gainey coached the team. The 2005-06 Montreal Canadiens lost in the NHL conference quarter-finals.

Click on column headings to sort.


Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Alex KovalevR6923426576-1924005020611.2
Saku KoivuC72174562701522004013812.3
Michael RyderR8130255540-51814006024312.3
Mike RibeiroC7916355136-6817002013012.3
Andrei MarkovD67103646741361812108811.4
Jan BulisC7320204050263103013115.3
Sheldon SourayD75122739116-1171411002025.9
Chris HigginsC8023153826-175303014815.5
Craig RivetD8272734109-551001101225.7
Richard ZednikR6716143048-26600401619.9
Tomas PlekanecC6792029324150300999.1
Steve BeginC7611122311391122201348.2
Francis BouillonD673192234-6360010754.0
Radek BonkC616152152-3052110767.9
Mathieu DandenaultR82515208380201101015.0
Alexander PerezhoginR67910193853300201098.3
Niklas SundstromR55691530-60001205411.1
Pierre DagenaisL32571216-5240010746.8
Mark StreitD48291128-6260000523.8
Garth MurrayC3651644-20000102520.0
Mike KomisarekD71246116-1000000663.0
Aaron DowneyR251455020000001010.0
Andrei KostitsynL1221321000000922.2
Jonathan FerlandR71012-2000000911.1
Jose TheodoreG38011200100000
David AebischerG7000000000000
Jean-Philippe CoteD80004200000020.0
Yann DanisG6000000000000
Cristobal HuetG36000000000000
Raitis IvanansL40009-10000000
Maxim LapierreC10000-10000000
Todd SimpsonD600014000000060.0
Totals15572414136541314-1789166101240024709.8


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Cristobal Huet3621031811417772.2010851008.929
Jose Theodore38211417155301223.461025903.881
David Aebischer741843010263.73240214.892
Yann Danis631232001142.69152138.908
Totals87494742319582392.9027412502.913

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Alex KovalevR643743110001526.7
Saku KoivuC3022210000010.0
Michael RyderR62350-4130011315.4
Mike RibeiroC60220102000120.0
Andrei MarkovD6011420100060.0
Jan BulisC61122100000714.3
Sheldon SourayD63258-1210001618.8
Chris HigginsC61340-302000714.3
Craig RivetD6022200000090.0
Richard ZednikR620240100001020.0
Tomas PlekanecC60446200000110.0
Steve BeginC20002-10000060.0
Francis BouillonD612310011000156.7
Radek BonkC62022-100001728.6
Mathieu DandenaultR6033410100080.0
Alexander PerezhoginR61124200000812.5
Niklas SundstromR5033430000040.0
Mark StreitD100000000000
Garth MurrayC6000020000040.0
Mike KomisarekD60001020000080.0
Aaron DowneyR100000000000
Cristobal HuetG600000000000
Totals114173249681061200216710.2

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Cristobal Huet638624000152.33212197.929
Totals638624000152.33227212.934