■ When, where: Tonight, 7, TD Garden.
■ TV, radio: NESN, WBZ-FM (98.5).
■ Goals: Erik Cole 12, Max Pacioretty 11, Andrei Kostitsyn 9.
■ Assists: Tomas Plekanec 19, David Desharnais 15, Pacioretty 13.
■ Goaltending: Carey Price (12-10-7, 2.38 GAA), Peter Budaj (1-3-0, 2.50).
■ Head to head: Montreal leads the season series, 2-1.
■ Miscellany: The Devils beat the Canadiens, 5-3, Saturday night in Montreal, spoiling the NHL coaching debut of interim head man Randy Cunneyworth, who was elevated after Jacques Martin was fired earlier in the day . . . Defenseman Hal Gill had a pair of assists Saturday night; he has never had more than 2 points in a game during his 1,022 regular-season matches . . . Forward Brian Gionta has been sidelined with a lower-body injury since Dec. 8, and is not expected back until after the holiday break.