The Canadiens called up defenseman Nathan Beaulieu from the Hamilton Bulldogs on Monday afternoon. The 22-year-old rearguard will join the team at practice on Tuesday morning in Brossard.
Assigned to the Habs? AHL affiliate on November 24, Beaulieu scored one goal and registered a pair of assists over six games with the Bulldogs. In 14 games this season with the Canadiens, the Strathroy, ON native has totaled two assists and 15 penalty minutes while going a minus-3 on the ice.