The Canadiens trimmed their training camp roster to 59 players on Monday.
And the starting lineup for Tuesday’s exhibition game against Dallas will include Carey Price, Russian defenceman Alexei Yemelin and forward Erik Cole.
The cuts included forward Dustin Walsh and Etienne Brodeur, defenceman Darren Dietz (who was the youngest player in camp) and Jordon Southorn, plus goaltender Robin Gusse.
The lineup that will face the Stars:
Goaltenders: Price and Nathan Lawson
Defencemen: Yemelin, Raphael Diaz, Hal Gill, Jarred Tinordi, Yannick Weber, Jeff Woywitka, Yemelin
Forwards: Cole, Alain Berger, Michael Blunden, Michael Cammalleri, Andreas Engqvist, Andrei Kostitsyn, Dany Massé, Aaron Palushaj, Tomas Plekanec, Ian Schultz, Brock Trotter and Brian Willsie.
The training camp roster includes 11 injured players: Andrei Markov, Lars Eller, Scott Gomez,Ryan White, Andrew Conboy, Michël Bournival, Brendon Nash, Ben Winnett, Olivier Fortier, Joonas Nattinen and Josh McFadden
A video treat: Carey Price at 17: