The 9 game rookie tryout has been shortened for the shortened season.
In completely unsurprising news, Galchenyuk will be joining the top under 20 American hockey players to battle for a spot on Team USA.
Here are some Canadiens and hockey reads you may have missed this week, but first, I have some words for some non-Habs fans.
With the lockout, several Habs players are playing in Europe. We'll give you a weekly breakdown on how they're doing, along with Habs prospects.
Alex Galchenyuk played all of eight OHL and four international games during his draft year, but the Canadiens still picked him 3rd overall. That's also where he lands on our Top 25 Canadiens Under 25 list.