The Canadian begins its camp on Thursday with the participation of 58 players – 33 forwards, 19 defensemen and six guards – who will submit to physical assessments and medical examinations at the Bell Sports Complex.
The serious work on the ice for the two groups formed to shake Friday and Saturday, with the holding of training sessions and intra-group games. Sunday afternoon (13h), the team will hold a Red-White game accessible to the public at the Bell Centre.
At the camp opened, the attacker and defender Charles Hudon Josiah Didier might have to be absent due to injuries. Hudon and Didier left the workout camp along the way recruits Wednesday. The Canadiens announced afterwards injuries lower body, for both skaters.
Nineteen of the 24 participants in the rookie camp have been invited to continue to fat camp.
Fans can attend training sessions and simulated games – scheduled at 11 am two days – in Brossard.
The Canadiens will start its preseason seven meetings Tuesday, welcoming Toronto Maple Leafs.