The knock on René Bourque, per Bob McKenzie and many others, is inconsistency.
The newest Canadien is said to be a talented and effective player … when he feels like playing.
Bourque will wear the number last worn by Alex Kovalev.
• Bourque arrives in Montreal late this afternoon
• New line at practice: Tomas Plekanec between Michael Blunden and Scott Gomez
• Gomez is leading stretches at centre ice. At morning skate in Boston, it was Cammalleri