- On Friday morning, the Canadiens posed for the traditional team photo on the ice at the Bell Centre.
- After taking team photos, the Canadiens players had a rare practice in their home rink, ahead of Saturday’s matchup against the Nashville Predators.
- George Parros, Alexei Emelin and Douglas Murray skated after practice. In the case of Parros, coach Michel Therrien mentioned that he is progressing and will be evaluated by doctors after skating.
- With another game scheduled in a day’s time, the players worked mostly on skills drills and honed their shooting and passing.
Lines at practice: