BROSSARD – The Habs practiced on Monday morning at the Bell Sports Complex.
- The team, led by assistant coaches J.J. Daigneault and Clement Jodoin, put the emphasis on special teams, working on drills to hone a powerplay unit which went 0-6 against Nashville on Saturday.
- With Daniel Briere (concussion) and Brandon Prust (upper-body) out with injuries sustained on Saturday, the team recalled Michael Blunden and Patrick Holland from the Hamilton Bulldogs.
- Alexei Emelin, George Parros and Douglas Murray skated on the other ice surface with strength coach Pierre Allard.
- The Canadiens have also recalled defenseman Nathan Beaulieu from the Hamilton Bulldogs Monday afternoon.
Lines at pratice
Galchenyuk – Eller – Gallagher
Bournival – Plekanec – Gionta
Bourque – Desharnais – Moen
Blunden – White – Holland
Markov – Subban
Gorges – Diaz
Tinordi - Bouillon