MONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens announced Saturday that forward Ryan White
has been called up from the AHL Hamilton Bulldogs. White will join the Canadiens today in Montreal for tonight’s game against the New Jersey Devils at the Bell Centre.
White, 21, played 13 games with the Canadiens this season including his first NHL game on November 5 against the Bruins in Boston. The 6’00’’, 193 lbs forward registered two points (0-2-2), recorded 40 hits and blocked 12 shots, while playing an average of 11 minutes and 58 seconds.
White recorded 14 points (9-5-14) in 26 games with the Bulldogs this season. He added 52 shots on goal and 63 penalty minutes, while maintaining a +7 plus/minus differential.See alsoGame preview: Canadiens-DevilsAndrei Kostitsyn underwent knee surgery Big Ben New Year, same Halak