MONTREAL -- The Montreal Canadiens announced Monday that 16 players were assigned to the AHL Hamilton Bulldogs. The Canadiens also announced that forward Louis Leblanc
(Montreal – QMJHL) and defenseman Jarred Tinordi
(London – OHL) were returned to their respective team.
The Bulldogs will be leaving on Tuesday, September 28 for Newfoundland where they will hold training camp until October 3, including three preseason games against the Binghamton Senators. The Canadiens will play tonight the fifth of seven preseason games against the Florida Panthers, at the Bell Centre.
Here are the 16 players assigned to Hamilton:Goaltender (1)Robert Mayer Defensemen (7)
Neil PetruicKyle KlubertanzBrendon Nash
Marc-Antoine DesnoyersForwards (8)Alexander Avtsin
James T. Wyman
Jimmy BonneauAndrew Conboy
Dany MasséOlivier FortierIan SchultzAaron Palushaj
Thirty-six (36) players are still at training camp, including four (4) goaltenders, eleven (11) defensemen and twenty-one (21) forwards. The list of injured players at camp includes; Curtis Sanford (lower body), Andrei Markov
(knee) and Roman Hamrlik (knee), Hunter Bishop
(upper body), Max Pacioretty
(upper body) and Ryan Russell (lower body). SEE ALSO:Notebook - Sept. 27, 2010 Panthers-Canadiens Game PreviewGrinding it out Wild-Canadiens Game Recap