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A quiet week for Les Canadiens, who don’t hit the ice competitvely again until Friday. Andrei Markov skated alone today as he continues to rehab his knee. Scott Gomez is also slowly working his way back towards the lineup. Both of these prompt an obvious question: if Markov and Gomez sub in, who subs out?
Let’s deal with Markov first. Josh Gorges, PK Subban and Jaro Spacek aren’t going anywhere. Hal Gill, presumably, isn’t either, especially given his talent for killing penalties. That leaves Raphael Diaz and Yannick Weber, two Swiss defenders who have seriously impressed me thus far. Weber brings his rocket of a shot and a great first pass, while Diaz brings strong defensive presence and reasonably good speed. So who goes?
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The Montreal Canadiens signed defenseman Jarred Tinordi to a three-year entry-level contract.
Financial terms of the agreement were not released for the Tinordi, who was a first-round selection in the 2010 draft.
Tinordi has two assists and 22 penalty minutes in six games with the London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League.
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Montreal Canadiens netminder Carey Price has been named the NHL's first star for last week after leading the club to three straight wins.Price, coming off a sensational 2010-11 campaign, stopped 76 of 80 shots as Montreal bounced back from a rough start to the campaign.The 24-year-old is 4-4-2 for the season with a 2.59 goals-against average and .900 save percentage.Edmonton...
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