POSTED ON Sunday, 15.09.2013 / 11:14 PM
31- Carey Price
65- Robert Mayer

6- Douglas Murray
24- Jarred Tinordi
26- Josh Gorges
55- Francis Bouillon
76- P.K. Subban
84- Darren Dietz

32- Travis Moen
37- Gabriel Dumont
45- Michael Blunden
48- Daniel Brière
51- David Desharnais
53- Ryan White
60- Christian Thomas
67- Max Pacioretty
71- Louis Leblanc
72- Nick Tarnasky
75- Charles Hudon
86- Stefan Fournier
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POSTED ON Sunday, 15.09.2013 / 10:39 AM

- The Canadiens skated in Brossard on Sunday morning ahead of their pre-season opener against the Sabres at the Bell Centre.

- Peter Budaj and Zachary Fucale will likely split duty in goal for the Canadiens on Sunday night.

- Up front, the Canadiens will dress Brandon Prust, Brendan Gallagher, Michael McCarron, Alex Galchenyuk, Sebastian Collberg, Michael Bournival, Erik Nystrom, Martin St-Pierre, Sven Andrighetto, Lars Eller, Patrick Holland and Martin Reway.

- Jarred Tinordi, Magnus Nygren, Davis Drewiske, Matt Lashoff, Raphael Diaz and Greg Pateryn will patrol the Canadiens’ blueline on defense.

Lines at practice:
Gallagher - Eller - Galchenyuk
Andrighetto - Nystrom - Holland
Bournival - McCarron - St-Pierre
Prust - Collberg - Reway

Drewiske - Diaz
Nygren - Lashoff
Tinordi - Pateryn

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POSTED ON Saturday, 14.09.2013 / 3:43 PM

- The Canadiens played their third and final intra-squad scrimmage of the 2013 training camp on Saturday afternoon. Held at the Bell Centre in front of over 21,000 fans, all proceeds from the Red vs. White game will go toward the Fonds Avenir Lac-Mégantic and aid the victims of the Lac Mégantic disaster.

- Three players were assigned to their junior team today: Jérémy Grégoire (Baie Comeau, QMJHL), Connor Crisp (Sudbury – OHL) et Tim Bozon (Kamloops – WHL).

- Goaltender Zachary Fucale agreed to a three-year deal with the Canadiens.

Lineups:

Team White

Pacioretty – Desharnais - Briere
Hudon – Reway - Collberg
Moen – White - Prust
Blunden – Gregoire - Fournier

Markov – Diaz
Drewiske – Dietz
Lashoff - Nygren

Price – Tokarski

Team Red

Bourque – Plekanec – Thomas
Galchenyuk – Eller – Gallagher
McCarron – Bournival - Dumont
Tarnasky – Leblanc – St-Pierre

Gorges - Subban
Murray – Bouillon
Tinordi - Pateryn

Budaj – Fucale

Final score

Team Red 1 – (T. Plekanec)

Team White 2 – (M. Reway, S. Fournier)

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POSTED ON Friday, 13.09.2013 / 12:15 PM

BROSSARD - The Canadiens played their second intra-squad scrimmage of the 2013 training camp on Friday morning.

Nathan Beaulieu did not take part in the match and is currently on the injured list. He left the first scrimmage on Thursday after going hard into the boards with his shoulder and is day-to-day. Other injured players who missed the game include Nattinen, Emelin, Quailer and Collberg.

On the other hand, Ryan White, who left Thursday’s match after being accidentally cut on the forehand by a Brandon Prust high stick, was back in action on Friday.

Those sitting out for Team Red: Thrower, Gionta, Gregoire, Andrighetto, Tokarski and Fournier.

Those sitting out for Team White: Ellis, Parros, Nystrom and Holland.

Lineups:

Team Red

Bourque – Plekanec – Thomas
Galchenyuk – Eller – Gallagher
Bournival – Dumont - Blunden
Reway – Leblanc - Tarnasky

Gorges – Subban
Murray - Bouillon
Tinordi - Pateryn

Budaj – Mayer

Team White
Pacioretty -Desharnais – Briere
Moen – White – Prust
Crisp – St-Pierre - Hudon
Bozon - MacAulay - McCarron

Markov – Diaz
Drewiske - Dietz
Lashoff - Nygren

Price – Fucale

Scorers:
Team Red
– R. Bourque, M. Reway, A. Galchenyuk
Team White
– R. White

Final shot count:
Team Red
– 21
Team White
– 13

Goaltenders:
Team Red
– Budaj (6 saves on 7 shots), Mayer (6 saves on 6 shots)
Team White
– Price (10 saves on 12 shots), Fucale (8 saves on 9 shots)

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POSTED ON Thursday, 12.09.2013 / 12:18 PM

The Canadiens held their first training camp scrimmage Thursday morning in front of a full house at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard.

Four players sat out due to injury: Alexei Emelin, Joonas Nattinen, Sebastian Collberg and Steven Quailer.

Lineup:

Team White

Pacioretty – Desharnais - Briere

Moen – White - Prust

Hudon – St-Pierre - Andrighetto

Nystrom – MacAulay - McCarron

Markov - Diaz

Drewiske - Tinordi

Lashoff - Nygren

Price – Tokarski

Scratches: Darren Dietz, Morgan Ellis, Tim Bozon, Patrick Holland, George Parros

Team Red

Bourque – Plekanec - Thomas

Bournival – Dumont - Blunden

Tarnasky - Leblanc - Reway

Galchenyuk – Eller - Gallagher

Gorges - Subban

Murray – Bouillon

Beaulieu - Pateryn

Budaj – Mayer

Scratches: Dalton Thrower, Brian Gionta, Connor Crisp, Jeremy Gregoire, Stefan Fournier

Final Score: 2-2

Patrick Holland joined Team White in the second period to replace Ryan White, who did not return.

Nathan Beaulieu went into the boards hard in the first period during a race for the puck with Charles Hudon. He left the match and did not return.

Scorers: MacAulay and Markov (Team White), Bournival and Leblanc (Team Red)

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POSTED ON Monday, 09.09.2013 / 1:14 PM

At the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard, Habs prospects and tryout players participated in the Rookie Camp’s final scrimmage.

Scrimmage #3

Team Red 8 (Nystrom [2], Crisp [3], Thrower, Vail)

Team White 1 (Bournival)

Goaltenders

Team Red: Condon (17 saves on 18 shots) \ Fucale (7 saves on 7 shots)

Team White: Delmas (11 saves on 14 shots) \ Festarini (11 saves on 16 shots)

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POSTED ON Sunday, 08.09.2013 / 12:24 PM

For the third straight day, Habs prospects and tryout players took to the ice at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard.

Scrimmage #2

Team Red 3 ( Eberle [2], Thomas)

Team White 2 (Nygren, Hudon)

Shootouts

Team Red: Duffy

Team White: Hudon, Quailer

Goaltenders

Team Red: Fucale (13 saves on 14 shots) \ Delmas (9 saves on 10 shots)

Team White: Festarini (4 saves on 7 shots) \ Condon (7 saves on 7 shots)

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POSTED ON Saturday, 07.09.2013 / 11:15 AM

- Prospects and invitees skated for a second consecutive day on Saturday morning at Canadiens Rookie Camp in Brossard, taking part in on-ice testing.

Scrimmage #1
Team Red 4 ( Grégoire, Narbonne, Eberle, Thomas)
Team White 2 ( MacAulay, McCarron)

Goaltenders
Team Red: Delmas (15 saves on 16 shots) \   Fucale (7 saves on 8 shots)
Team White: Condon (7 saves on 10 shots) \   Festarini (8 saves on 9 shots)

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POSTED ON Wednesday, 04.09.2013 / 4:34 PM

2013 Rookie Camp

September 5 to 9
On-ice training camp schedule

Thursday, September 5
Optional practice from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday, September 6
Practice, Team A: 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Practice, Team B: 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 7
On-ice tests, Teams A and B: 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Scrimmage, Teams A and B: 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Sunday, September 8
Practice, Team B: 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Scrimmage, Team A and B: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Practice, Team A: 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Monday, September 9
Scrimmage, all the players: 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

SEE ALSO
Rookie camp release
Rookie camp roster

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POSTED ON Tuesday, 03.09.2013 / 11:00 PM

- The annual Montreal Canadiens golf tournament was held today at the Laval-sur-le-Lac Golf Club. As in previous editions, all proceeds from the day were donated to the Montreal Canadiens Children Foundation. In total, the Foundation raised $581,101 during the tournament, a record since the Foundation's inception in 2000.

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