Habs GM Marc Bergevin and coach Michel Therrien are still deciding on who will start in goal for the playoffs.
But that decision could hinge on a player’s performance in a game.
So far, the Montreal Canadiens have been solid at building in goal, which has resulted in a 9-2-0 record, including three straight wins.
The Canadiens have outscored their opponents by an average of 1.25 goals per game in their last seven games, with Bergevervie putting up a 1.88 goals-against average and a .908 save percentage.
Montreal has also allowed just two goals in their past five games, including a 4-1 win against the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday.
They also won on Sunday night, defeating the Boston Bruins 3-1.
That win was the Canadiens first since they defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 on Dec. 15, and their first since beating the Los Angeles Kings 5-2 on Nov. 18.
Carey Price, who has been out since Dec. 12 with a concussion, is expected to start in net Saturday.
It would be his first start since Dec