Originally written on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 2/26/15

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 16: Carey Price #31 of the Montreal Canadiens looks on against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 16, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Canadiens 2-1. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
The Montreal Canadiens were dealt a serious blow to their Stanley Cup Final hopes as coach Michel Therrien announced after today's morning skate that goaltender Carey Price would be unavailable for the rest of the series."Carey Price won't be able to play, not only for tonight but for the rest of the series...Really disappointed. He's our best player," said Therrien.Price appeared to injure his right knee in a collision with the Rangers' Chris Kreider after stopping him on a breakaway at 3:15 pf the second period of Game One. Kreider lost his footing and ran into Price at near full-speed, going skates-first into Price and making contact with his lower body. Price was slow to get up and was attended to by the Canadiens' trainer. Despite clutching his right knee and wincing in obvious pain, Price remained in the game and finished the second period. However, he did not come back onto the ice as Peter Budaj replace him at the start of the third period. #492289585 / gettyimages.coIn his ...
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