MONTREAL - The Canadiens announced on Monday that forward Dale Weise has been recalled from the Laval Rocket.
Acquired Saturday from the Philadelphia Flyers along with defenseman Christian Folin, Weise took part in 42 games the season with the Flyers and collected 11 points (5 goals, 6 assists).
The 6-foot-2, 206-pound forward is returning to the organization after a three-season stay with the team from 2013 to 2016.
Weise has played 481 career NHL regular season games since his debut in 2010-11. He suited up for New York (Rangers), Vancouver, Montreal (59 points in 152 games), Chicago and Philadelphia.
A native of Winnipeg, Weise has recorded 120 points (54 goals, 66 assists), including eight game-winning goals, and 335 penalty minutes. He has produced 11 points (6 goals, 5 assists) in 40 NHL playoff contests.