OTTAWA – The Ottawa Senators held a morning skate prior to their Game 3 matchup with the Montreal Canadiens at Scotiabank Place Sunday night (7 p.m. ET, CNBC, CBC, RDS).
Captain Daniel Alfredsson, Milan Michalek and Colin Greening did not participate, but coach Paul MacLean insisted that all players would be made available if needed.
Left wing Cory Conacher could step in for Guillaume Latendresse, while Patrick Wiercioch may replace Andre Benoit on defense. Here's how the lines might look for Sunday:
Milan Michalek – Kyle Turris – Daniel Alfredsson
Colin Greening – Mika Zibanejad – Jakob Silfverberg
Matt Kassian – Zack Smith – Chris Neil
Cory Conacher – Jean-Gabriel Pageau – Erik Condra
Marc Methot – Erik Karlsson
Chris Phillips – Sergei Gonchar
Patrick Wiercioch – Andre Benoit
Injured: Jason Spezza, Mike Hoffman
Scratches: Mike Lundin, Peter Regin, Jim O'Brien, Guillaume Latendresse, Andre Benoit, Mark Stone