BROSSARD – On Tuesday morning, a few Canadiens players took part in a morning practice at the Bell Sports Complex before flying to Boston.
-Alex Galchenyuk skated with his teammates for the first time since suffering a lower-body injury in the final month of the regular season. He wore a white non-contact jersey. After practice, coach Michel Therrien indicated that Galchenyuk is making progress toward a return but will not take part in Game 7.
-In addition to Carey Price and Peter Budaj, nine skaters took part in practice. Forwards on the ice were Galchenyuk, Ryan White, George Parros, Michael Bournival and Travis Moen. On defense were Douglas Murray, Nathan Beaulieu, Jarred Tinordi and Francis Bouillon. They were led in drills by assistant coach Gerard Gallant.