The Canadiens meet the Boston Bruins at the Centre Videotron in Quebec City on Tuesday night.
The Habs arrive in the Quebec capital with a near-final roster, including the majority of the team's veterans in uniform.
On defense, Andrei Markov and Alexei Emelin will take part in a first preseason game since returning from the World Cup of Hockey. Mikhail Sergachev meanwhile, still at camp following Monday's cuts, will play a third preseason game.
Up front, former Quebec Remparts star Alexander Radulov will flank Tomas Plekanec on a line opposite Artturi Lehkonen.
Andrew Shaw will also be in the lineup, having served the remainder of his three-game suspension on Sunday.
Al Montoya should get the start in goal for Montreal.
On the other side of the ice, the Bruins will also be going with a near-final lineup. Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand and Zdeno Chara will notably be in uniform.
Tuukka Rask should be Claude Julien's starting goaltender.
Game time is scheduled for 7:00 p.m., and will be broadcast on RDS.