- Louis Leblanc
joined his teammeates in Newark, New Jersey for the Canadiens’ Thursday morning practice. Leblanc will start the game playing center on a line with Anderi Kostitsyn and Yannick Weber
- While there weren’t any lines or defensive pairings on display during the team’s morning skate, Randy Cunneyworth confirmed afterwards that there will be certain small changes made to the lines when the Habs face the Devils.
- Randy Cunneyworth met with Ryan White Thursday morning to discuss the young forward’s recovery. While Cunneyworth still wasn’t ready to put an exact date on White’s return, he confirmed he was very happy with the center’s progress and that he should be ready for action before long.