"There were a lot of guys sitting on the bench for long stretches that should have been out there," Eller said. "It's not good for our rhythm. We want to be five guys on the ice."
Johansen lifts Blue Jackets past Canadiens →
"They were first on the puck, making us react to them, putting us on our heels a bit," Montreal's Lars Eller said of the young and energized Columbus team in the heart of a heated playoff race. "When they do that, we take penalties."