Chantal Machabée decided to protect Dominique Ducharme

Published February 9, 2022 at 2:01 PM

Following their morning skate, the Montreal Canadiens announced that assistant coach Luke Richardson would speak to the media on Wednesday. Although strange, this decision is probably meant to leave a media break for Dominique Ducharme.

In terms of training, the focus seems to have been on one-on-one duels. An aspect that the team has been particularly lacking in recent times.

For his part, Paul Byron was conspicuous by his absence, for whom it was a day of treatment. So Rem Pitlick replaced him on a line with Jake Evans and Josh Anderson.

Here are the trios and duos that were seen during training:

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