Missed it by that much…
• AUDIO: Jacques Martin
Canadiens goaltender Alex Auld will get the start between the pipes in Atlanta tomorrow night vs. the Thrashers.
It will be just the second game this season for last summer’s free-agent signing, his only previous game a 30-save, 3-1 road victory over the New York Islanders on Oct. 29.
Post-practice audio is linked above of head coach Jacques Martin, and below is dressing-room video of Auld, captain Brian Gionta and Lars Eller, who’s beginning to feel nervous about the rookie-pays team dinner that must be on the horizon.
Eller doesn’t think his teammates will go for McDonald’s. But at least he will split the tab with P.K. Subban…
• VIDEO: Captain Brian Gionta on his team’s effort against Los Angeles and their game Friday in Atlanta, and a little about the Grey Cup. When he says “Who’s playing?”, note his wink.