- The Canadiens practiced at the Bell Centre on Monday morning after taking their 2014-15 team photograph. Michel Therrien’s troops will be back in action on Tuesday night when they play host to the Detroit Red Wings.
- After playing two games over the weekend in Hamilton, the Canadiens recalled Michael Bournival on Monday. Bournival took part in practice alongside his teammates, rotating on the fourth line with Travis Moen.
- For his part, Dale Weise, who has been a healthy scratch for the last two games, rotated with Jiri Sekac on a line with Rene Bourque and Lars Eller.
Lines and D pairings at practice: