Patrick V. Hickey reports from poolside that James Wisniewski’s departure from New York has been delayed by airport chaos.
The newly-acquired defenceman will join his teammates tonight.
The Canadiens cancelled morning practice today.
Josh Gorges is listed as day-to-day, and Carey Price starts against the Lightning tomorrow night.
Depressing Tweet of the Day (by Steven Hindle): Although no longer with the team, Georges Laraque still collects $2,688 from the Canadiens every single day of the 2010 regular season.
Benchmark for Josh Gorges? Tevor Daley signs for six years, $19.8 million in Dallas. He’s bigger than Gorges and was drafted 43rd overall in ’02, the year Gorges signed with San Jose as an undrafted free agent. Daley has 28 NHL goals to 8 for Gorges. but there are intangibles …