- Brandon Prust has been named the 2012-13 Jacques Beauchamp-Molson Trophy winner as the Canadiens’ unsung hero by the Montreal media. The trophy will be presented to Prust prior to puck drop against the Capitals.
- All players took part in the pre-game skate on Saturday morning in Brossard. Raphael Diaz will be in the lineup against Washington after missing the last 25 games with a concussion. Brandon Prust will also play on Saturday night.
- Colby Armstrong is still day-to-day but won't play on Saturday night.
- Carey Price will get the start against the Capitals.
Lines and D pairings at practice