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Canadiens vs Flames game thread

Canadiens head into Calgary looking to get things back on track after being shutout 3-0 by Ben Scrivens and the Edmonton Oilers.

Derek Leung

Rolling into Calgary after a disappointing loss to the Oilers at Rexall Place, you have to expect that there will be some changes to the Canadiens' lineup. At this point it's all just speculation, but I envision Beaulieu coming out in favour of Tinordi. Beyond that, it's anyone's best guess. I'll keep you updated as I find out more or you'll keep me updated - whatever works!

Calgary loses Mason Raymond to a shoulder injury, but David Jones comes back to the fold for only his second game of the season. Former Canadien Raphael Diaz rides the pine, as does Brian McGrattan and Devin Setoguchi.

Calgary is coming off a 3-1 loss  to Washington on Saturday night. Jonas Hillier will supplant former Habs property, Karri Ramo, in net.

Update: Looks like two changes for the Habs and ones I already projected below - Carey Price in, Tokarski out (obvs.) and Tinordi in and Beaulieu out.

Puck drop is at 9:00 PM ET.  You can watch:

In the Habs' region (English): City TV Montreal
In the Habs' region (French): RDS 2
In the Calgary Region: Sportsnet Flames
Elsewhere: NHL Center Ice or NHL Gamecenter Live

Montreal Canadiens Projected Lineup
Left Wing
Right Wing
Max Pacioretty David Desharnais Brendan Gallagher
Alex Galchenyuk Tomas Plekanec PA Parenteau
Rene Bourque Lars Eller Dale Weise
Brandon Prust Manny Malhotra Travis Moen
Left Defense
Right Defense
Alexei Emelin
P.K. Subban
Andrei Markov
Tom Gilbert
Jarred Tinordi Mike Weaver
Carey Price
Dustin Tokarski

Scratches: Jiri Sekac, Michael Bournival, Nathan Beaulieu

As for the Calgary Flames, here's how they're shaping up

Calgary Flames Projected Lineup
Left Wing
Right Wing
Jiri Hudler Sean Monahan Joe Colborne
Johnny Gaudreau Mikael Backlund Paul Byron
Curtis Glencross Matt Stajan David Jones
Brandon Bollig Lance Bouma Josh Joris
Left Defense
Right Defense
Mark Giordano TJ Brodie
Kris Russell Dennis Wideman
Ladislav Smid Deryk Engelland
Jonas Hillier
Karri Ramo

Injured: Mason Raymond (shoulder), Sam Bennett (shoulder surgery)

Scratches: Brian McGrattan, Raphael Diaz, Devin Setoguchi

Check out the opposing side at Matchsticks and Gasoline