BROSSARD - The Canadiens practiced at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard on Tuesday morning ahead of their tilt against the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night at the Bell Centre.
- All players were present and accounted for at practice, except for defenseman Zach Redmond who is sidelined with a broken foot.
- After being named the Molson Cup winner for the month of October and the NHL's third star of the week, Shea Weber picked up another honour on Tuesday by being named the NHL's second star of the month as well. Weber registered four goals, six assists and a plus-12 differential through the first nine games of the season.
- Players will visit donors at the Montreal Canadiens - evenko Blood Drive throughout Tuesday afternoon at the Bell Centre. The event runs until 7 p.m. this evening.
- Head coach Michel Therrien will likely feature the same lineup against the Canucks that bested the Toronto Maple Leafs over the weekend in Montreal. At practice, the lines and D pairings remained the same as last game.
Lines and D pairings at practice:
Radulov - Galchenyuk - Gallagher
Pacioretty - Desharnais - Shaw
Lehkonen - Plekanec - Byron
Danault - Mitchell - Flynn
Emelin - Weber
Markov - Petry
Beaulieu - Pateryn