Tomas Plekanec News
Plekanec (upper-body) will return to the Canadiens lineup on Tuesday.
Plekanec has been sidelined for the last three games, but will return to the Canadiens’ lineup tonight vs. Chicago. Plekanec has had a tough year, having registered just 24 points (7G / 17A) in 66 games.
Plekanec (illness) is on the ice for warmups; expected to play in Winnipeg.
Plekanec (illness) will be a game-time decision on Wednesday.
Plekanec missed the Canadiens’ morning skate and will be a game-time decision tonight vs. the Jets. The Canadiens are banged up, so add Plekanec to a lengthy list. He has one goal and one assist in his last two games and 18 points (4G / 14A) in 41 games this season.
The Canadiens have re-signed Tomas Plekanec to a two-year deal worth $12M ($6M AAV).
Plekanec has four goal in five games so far this season and is now locked up for another two years. The most important part of this contract extension, is that it ends the same season as Carey Price’s contract, giving the Habs a lot of flexibility to resign Price.
Plekanec promoted to the Canadiens’ top-line on Monday.
Plekanec replaced Alex Galchenyuk on the Canadiens’ top-line in Monday’s practice. Plekanec has two goals and two assists in his last eight games and 26 points (11G / 15A) in 41 games this season. He receives a nice boost in fantasy value while he is playing alongside Max Pacioretty.
Tomas Plekanec had a goal and an assist Sunday
Plekanec now has 15 points in 19 games this season.
Plekanec (personal) will be back at practice on Monday.
Plekanec missed Saturday's game due to personal reasons, but will be back at practice tomorrow which suggests he will be ready to go on Tuesday.
Plekanec (personal) will not play Saturday.
This comes as no surprise as Plekanec did not travel with the team to Florida, but flew back to Montreal in stead. He is attending to a family matter, which will allow tough-guy George Parros to dress in his place. Expect Danny Briere to bump up to the second line with Plekanec sidelined.
Plekanec has traveled back to Montreal for personal reasons.
Plekanec was one of the Habs best players in last night's 5-4 win over the Red Wings. He scored a pair of goals in the first period, but now may not be available for Saturday's contest in Florida.
Tomas Plekanec is questionable because of a groin injury.
Plekanec skated this morning with the rest of the Canadiens which means he could play tonight. Monitor his status throughout the day.