The Canadiens this morning have recalled goaltender Marc Denis from the AHL Hamilton Bulldogs. He will back up Carey Price in Buffalo tonight, with Jaro Halak suffering from the flu.
Denis has a 21-14-10 record in 36 games this seaso
He wasn't called for this one: Canadiens' Alex Kovalev, who was penalized twice tonight in Buffalo, bulldogs Sabres' Jochen Hecht during the second period of the Habs' 3-2
Canadiens fourth-line winger Georges Laraque has a good time during Thursday practice.
Dave Sidaway, Gazette
Georges Laraque plays his 18th game for the Canadiens
The Canadiens practice this morning in Brossard, then board a charter flight this afternoon to Buffalo where they take on the Sabres Friday night.
Back home to play
Canadiens' Roman Hamrlik battles in front of the net with Sabres' Andrej Sekera and goalie Ryan Miller Saturday night. (THE GAZETTE/John Kenney)
AUDIO: Guy Carbonneau
Alex Kovalev is reunited tonight with Robert Lang, with whom he made magic in Pittsburgh. Can he rekindle that, now goalless in 12 games?
Matt D'Agostini is in
I introduce myself to the Inside Out family by telling a little story, with visuals.
The Canadiens will play their second pre-season game against the Buffalo Sabres Tuesday night
This edition of ALN will be terse and pithy.
What is there to say? Your Montreal Canadiens played pithy ... yeth, they did.
Seeing their heroes for the first time
Jocelyn Thibault returns to blank the Canadiens at the Bell Centre, mqaking 24 saves as the Buffalo Sabres win the two-game, two-night, too-depressing total-goal series 7-2.
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