Primeau will make his first career start Thursday vs. the Avalanche.
The Canadiens have recalled Cayden Primeau from Laval (AHL).
Primeau, 20, was a seventh-round pick of the Canadiens in 2017. After two years at Northeastern University, he turned pro this year and is 7-4-1 with a 2.58 GAA and .910 SV%. Primeau could make his NHL debut during the Habs' back-to-back on Thursday/Friday.