January 19, 2013
-The band Simple Plan and other will be holding a free concert for Habs fans before Saturday’s season opener. The show starts at 3:00 P.M. on Avenue-des-Canadiens-de-Montreal.
-Despite not having participated in the team’s intra-squad scrimmage on Thursday night, Tomas Plekanec confirmed following practice that he will be in the lineup to take on the Leafs. Plekanec will play on a line with captain, Brian Gionta and rookie Alex Galchenyuk.
-After taking a therapy day on Friday, Michel Therrien confirmed that Carey Price is at 100% and will be between the pipes for the Canadiens Saturday night.
Lines and Pairings at practice: