Practice - Oct. 31st
Max Pacioretty and George Parros both practiced with their teammates in white full-contact jerseys. Pacioretty had been out due to a lower-body injury, while Parros’ recovery is on schedule after suffering a concussion during the season-opening game against Toronto.
George Parros will be in the lineup against Minnesota on Friday, while Pacioretty is also close to making a return, as per head coach Michel Therrien.
Alexei Emelin participated in a full practice session for the first time wearing a blue non-contact jersey.
After the practice, the Canadiens announced that they have agreed on a four-year deal with Emelin.
Carey Price will start against the Wild.
Lines at practice:
Galchenyuk – Eller - Gallagher
Bournival – Plekanec – Gionta
Bourque – Desharnais – Leblanc
Blunden – White - Pacioretty
Markov – Subban
Gorges - Diaz
Murray – Bouillon
Emelin - Pateryn