The Canadiens parcticed Monday morning in Brossard.
Tomas Kaberle was back skating, in a non-contact jersey
(Insert joke here).
Today’s Randy Cunneyworth audio is fun for the dialogue that begins with Patrick V. Hickey asking about Rene Bourque’s ice time.
Video of Mathieu Darche talking about his alma mater, McGill University, winning the national CIS championship:
• Lars Eller got hit by a shot in practice. Cunneyworth said he suffered “an upper-tooth injury”.
“His modelling career,” the coach added, “is officially over.”
New drill for centres: Plekanec, Desharnais and Nokelainen, skating in a tight space, trying to kerp the puck away from each other.
Line of the Day: “Rene Bourque has a torn motivator cuff.”
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Neil Blunden, Mike’s brother, plays on the national champion McGill Redmen.
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Lines at practice have Louis Leblanc bumped up to wing with Tomas Plekanec and Rene Bourque.
Fourth liners: Petteri Nokelainen-Aaron Palushaj-Brad Staubitz-Blake Geoffrion