Alexei Emelin News
Emelin is expected to be a healthy scratch on Saturday.
In his Predators debut, Emelin played just 9:47 TOI and lasted just one game in Nashville before becoming a healthy scratch. Emelin will be replaced by Anthony Bitetto tonight.
The Predators acquired Alexei Emelin from the Golden Knights for a 2019 3rd round pick.
Emelin is expected to be back in the Canadiens' lineup on Thursday.
Emelin (personal) is questionable for Thursday’s game.
Emelin's wife is expecting, so Emelin will likely be replaced by Joel Hanley, who was recalled from St. John’s (AHL).
Emelin will be a healthy scratch on Monday.
Emelin was a minus-3 and played just 15:32 in Saturday’s loss in Washington. It was a rough night for Emelin, who will come out of the lineup in favour of Greg Pateryn.
Emelin will be back in the Canadiens' lineup on Tuesday.
Emelin was a healthy scratch for the las two games, but will replace Greg Pateryn in the lineup tonight vs. the Blue Jackets. Emelin has two assists in 18 games this season.
Emelin (lower-body) will return to the Canadiens' lineup on Wednesday.
Emelin (lower-body) is doubtful for Wednesday's game.
Emelin was on the ice for the Canadiens’ practice on Tuesday, but he skated as an extra, which suggests that he will not play on Wednesday. Monitor Emelin’s status during Wednesday’s morning skate, but he is listed as doubtful as of now.
Emelin (lower-body) will miss the Canadiens' three-game road trip.
Emelin has missed the last two games and will miss at least the next three because he will not travel with the team on their upcoming three-game road trip. Greg Pateryn will remain in the lineup.
Emelin (undisclosed) will not play on Saturday.
Emelin will miss Saturday’s game vs. Colorado with a lower-body injury. Emelin will be replaced by Greg Pateryn, who will be making his season debut. Emelin is considered day-to-day.
Emelin (undisclosed) is questionable for Saturday's game.
Emelin was held off of the ice on Friday and is listed as questionable for Saturday’s game vs. Colorado. If Emelin is unable to play look for Jarred Tinordi or Greg Pateryn to play.