Game Day - Flyers @ Canadiens - Oct. 5
- The Canadiens held an optional skate in Brossard on Saturday morning ahead of their tilt against the Flyers at the Bell Centre.
- All players were present at practice, except for defenseman Josh Gorges. The veteran rearguard will, however, take part in the game against Philadelphia.
- Defenseman Nathan Beaulieu also skated on Saturday morning after being recalled from Hamilton on Friday evening.
- Michel Therrien confirmed that Ryan White and Michael Bournival will both take part in the game against Philadelphia. Max Pacioretty, however, will not play due to injury.
- Carey Price will make his second consecutive start in goal for the Canadiens.
- A reminder that the first episode of 24CH will air on Saturday night at 6:30 p.m. on Canal D. It will then be shown at 10:30 p.m. on RDS following the Canadiens-Flyers game.