After an ugly game on Friday night, the Rocket got back in the win column on Saturday. Less than a full day after a thorough 6-1 spanking at the hands of the Texas Stars, the Laval Rocket were back in action in the heart of Texas once again.
The Canadiens provide an update on the roster situation. The Montreal Canadiens have placed forward Alex Belzile on waivers on Monday. The forward will be assigned to the Laval Rocket should he clear waivers.
The trio are deserving of the opportunity. The Montreal Canadiens, dealing with players out due to injury and COVID-19 protocols have recalled Alex Belzile, Lukas Vejdemo and Rafaël Harvey-Pinard from the American Hockey League’s Laval Rocket.
The prospect gets another NHL chance. It seems that Cole Caufield’s short stint in Laval showed the Montreal Canadiens brass all they needed, as they announced today he has been brought back up to the big club.
The Canadiens needed another forward. The Montreal Canadiens have recalled forward Alex Belzile from the Laval Rocket on Tuesday morning. Belzile’s recall was necessary due to the uncertain status of Brendan Gallagher, who has not skated for the past few days due to an injury, and Cédric Paquette’s two-game suspension.