The Canadiens face off against the Dallas Stars tonight. However, unlike many cross-conference matchups, this one holds special interest. At least it does for the former Habs on the Texan side.
There is defensive stud Stephane Robidas who is second on the team in average ice time.
Sheldon Souray is not far behind, clocking in just over 20 minutes per game.
Michael Ryder leads the team with 23 goals and is on pace for his best offensive season since he wore the Tricolore.
And, of course, there is the exiled Mike Ribeiro, who was sent to Big D for Janne Niiniimaa.
Here is betting that the four players above will be thrilled to get a chance to face their former team.
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