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January 19, 2013

Saturday, 19.01.2013 / 12:13 PM
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Rapid Fire
January 19, 2013

-The Canadiens held a game day morning skate that was open to the public on Saturday morning. Both Tomas Plekanec and Carey Price were present on the ice.

-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.

-Confirmed healthy scratches are: Brendan Gallagher, Mike Blunden and Yannick Weber.

Lines and Pairings at practice:

Moen-Eller-Bourque
Galchenyuk-Plekanec-Gionta
Armstrong-White-Prust
Cole-Desharnais-Pacioretty

Diaz-Kaberle
Gorges-Emelin
Markov-Bouillon