Wisniewski questionable, Price vs NYR

Not likely done in training camps today: New York Rangers’ Tony Leswick goes up and over teammate Allan Stanley (hidden) and Fred Shero (yes, that Fred Shero) during Oct. 17, 1949 training camp practice.
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AUDIO: Jacques Martin | Scott Gomez | P.K. Subban

Defenceman James Wisniewski was the only player missing from this morning’s practice in Brossard, home with an illness. Head coach Jacques Martin said the player is a question mark for Saturday afternoon’s home game vs. the New York Rangers.

Michael Cammalleri did not skate today, still nursing a separated shoulder that’s on the mend, and Martin said there was no timetable for his return.

No changes in lines, which meant: Pacioretty-Plekanec-Gionta | Kostitsyn-Gomez-Eller | Darche-Desharnais-Pouliot | Moen-Halpern-Pyatt

On defence: Subban-Gill | Spacek-Hamrlik | Weber-Picard


  1. jimmy shaker says:

    I understand his priors too, my thing is that a huge workload in the big leagues, doesn’t spell a long springtime dance card, in fact it spells quite the opposite. I hope Price can be the exception, just like Marty was the year they won their cup, but the stats don’t lie, even though I hate them some of the time, they don’t lie. Shaker

  2. jimmy shaker says:

    I wouldn’t care who was in the crease vs the leafs, the boys always seem to shite the bed against them no matter what.


  3. DearyLeary says:

    By that logic no player on the Montreal Canadiens has earned their salary save Price/Pleks/PK

  4. DearyLeary says:

    Predicted +/- for that 1:03, -4.

  5. Storm Man says:

    No problem anytime:).

    ” Not everyone can afford a brilliant stock advisor like storm”. TripleX 01/25/2011.20:16

  6. shiram says:

    ehh meant medical staff and coaching staff

  7. HardHabits says:

    Yes and no. The bulk of Price’s wins were early in the season. It’s still going to be 8-9 starts per 10 for Price for the remainder. I’d prefer to see the number closer to 8 though. So 2 starts per 10 games for Auld, at least, is my hope.

    There might be a temptation to play Price more during the final stretch and that is understandable. Especially if they hit a slump or a snag in March.

  8. _Habsoloutly_ says:

    Cool stats HH, thanks for posting.

  9. andrewberkshire says:

    The AVERAGE for Leafs tickets is $30 more than in Montreal? That’s insanity.

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