MONTREAL — Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will not be anticipated to observe earlier than the beginning of the common season, making it unlikely that he’ll be prepared for subsequent week’s opener at Toronto.
Coach Dominique Ducharme stated Wednesday that Value is “not doing effectively proper now” as he recovers from a non-COVID-19 sickness. The goaltender additionally had offseason surgical procedure to restore a torn meniscus.
Ducharme stated the Canadiens will ease the 34-year-old Value again into motion as soon as he recovers. He additionally stated defenseman Joel Edmundson might be out two to a few weeks with an undisclosed harm.
Montreal opens its season subsequent Wednesday towards the Maple Leafs.
https://www.espn.com/nhl/story/_/id/32350166/carey-price-likely-miss-start-nhl-season-montreal-canadiens | Carey Value more likely to miss begin of NHL season for Montreal Canadiens