- After a day off on Sunday, the Canadiens skated at the Bell Sports Complex on Monday morning in preparation for Game 3 of their Eastern Conference semifinals series against the Bruins on Tuesday night at the Bell Centre.
- All players were present and accounted for at practice, except for Rene Bourque who was absent with the flu.
- In his post-practice press conference, head coach Michel Therrien indicated that he would not discuss any lineup changes for Game 3 prior to Tuesday. At practice, Therrien featured Ryan White between Dale Weise and Travis Moen, while Douglas Murray played alongside Mike Weaver on defense.
- Alex Galchenyuk skated on his own before practice as he continues to recover from a lower-body injury.
Lines and D pairings at practice: