SUNRISE, Fla. -- Fourteen players took to the ice Thursday when the Montreal Canadiens held an optional skate at BB&T Center.
Among those who skated were defensemen Andrei Markov and P.K. Subban.
After the skate, Canadiens coach Michel Therrien said he was going with the same lineup as the previous game, a 4-3 shootout victory at Tampa Bay on Tuesday.
Here are the Canadiens' projected lines for Thursday's game against the Florida Panthers:
Rene Bourque - Tomas Plekanec - Brian Gionta
Brandon Prust - David Desharnais - Erik Cole
Max Pacioretty - Alex Galchenyuk - Brendan Gallagher
Travis Moen - Lars Eller - Colby Armstrong
Andrei Markov - Alexei Emelin
Josh Gorges - Raphael Diaz
Francis Bouillon - P.K. Subban
Injured: C Petteri Nokelainen (lower body)
Scratches: D Tomas Kaberle, C Ryan White, D Yannick Weber