Montreal Canadiens: Hoffman and Dvorak are added to the infirmary

Montréal Canadian: Hoffman and Dvorak added to the infirmary

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The Montreal Canadiens reported on Friday that forwards Mike Hoffman and Christian Dvorak have suffered upper body injuries and are being assessed on a daily basis. < /p>

During the Habs' seventh preseason game Thursday night against the Ottawa Senators, Hoffman formed a line with Brendan Gallagher and Kirby Dach. Dvorak, meanwhile, complemented Juraj Slafkovsky and Josh Anderson's unit at center. clarified by the organization.

Like Hoffman and Dvorak, defender Mike Matheson did not train with his teammates on Friday. The Quebecer, who had skipped his turn against the Senators, benefited from a day of treatment.

After Thursday's loss of 4 to 3, head coach Martin St-Louis ensured in press briefing that Matheson “is healthy”.

The Canadiens will try to win a first duel in this preparatory calendar for their last exhibition game, Saturday against the “Sens”, in Bouctouche, New- Braunschweig.