2017-18 FINAL RECORD 29-40-13 71 points 26 points out of a playoff spot
The year before the Habs were the division winner as Carey Price had one of his finest years and newcomer Shea Weber was a beast. The offseason saw the addition of Jonathan Drouin from the Bolts to fillthe need for a 1C and steady defenseman Alzner came over from the Caps.
Nothing worked. Drouin is not a center but more of a winger as is Galchenyuk leaving the wingers confused and without a true playmaker