Tyler Toffoli and Jeff Petry also skated after sitting out the team’s scrimmage on Sunday. All three are not expected to play tonight’s game.
Gallagher skated with Toffoli and Alexandre Fortin. Petry skated as the extra defenceman.
Tonight’s home game at the Bell Centre will see the pre-season debuts of David Savard, Chris Wideman, and Christian Dvorak after they played in the team’s scrimmage on Sunday. It will also be the team’s first pre-season look at Mattias Norlinder and Kaiden Guhle.
Jake Allen will get the start for the Canadiens tonight.
Here is the full lineup for the team:
Jonathan Drouin - Christian Dvorak - Josh Anderson
Rafaël Harvey-Pinard - Jake Evans - Joel Armia
Danick Martel - Jean-Sébastien Dea - Jesse Ylönen
Michael Pezzetta - Jan Mysak - Gabriel Bourque
Kaiden Guhle - David Savard
Mattias Norlinder - Ben Chiarot
Corey Schueneman - Chris Wideman
Update (11:37) : Dominique Ducharme says that Cole Caufield suffered an upper-body injury in warmup for Sunday’s scrimmage and is expected out a week. That will likely mean he will miss one pre-season game.
Dominique Ducharme says Cole Caufield is expected to miss about a week with an upper body injury.— Arpon Basu (@ArponBasu) September 27, 2021