games Friday for the hit as Eller suffered a concussion, plus facial and dental fractures as he reached for a pass from Raphael Diaz . "I stepped up to make a hit. I kept my shoulder down. He received the puck by the time I hit him," Gryba said
Canadiens' Lars Eller taken off on stretcher
his forehead. He was placed on the stretcher and wheeled out of the Bell Center and taken to a hospital. Eller had taken a pass up the middle at the blue line from Canadiens defenseman Raphael Diaz and was reaching for the puck on the hit.
Canadiens 3, Lightning 2
lineup for Montreal. ... The Canadiens returned rookie Nathan Beaulieu to AHL Hamilton, fueling speculation that Raphael Diaz is getting close to returning from a concussion. ... Tom Pyatt was scratched for Tampa Bay.
Capitals 5, Canadiens 1
shake their hands after a disappointing performance like that - they don't deserve that,'' said Gorges. Notes: Raphael Diaz returned after missing 25 games with a concussion and it was newcomer Davis Drewiske who sat out as Yannick Weber played
Canadiens 6, Senators 2
Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night. Raphael Diaz had three assists and Lars Eller scored ..... straight assist as Plekanec redirected Diaz 's cross-ice pass in off the bottom ..... with his eighth goal at 12:39. Diaz got his third assist in a row on Cammalleri
Price, Canadiens shut out Jets 3-0
NOTES: Jets RW Blake Wheeler fought with Montreal D P.K. Subban 16:05 into the second. ... Canadiens D Raphael Diaz was left out of the lineup. ... Gomez has seven assists in 23 games.
Sabres 3, Canadiens 1
second. The Finnish forward pulled the puck back with the tip of his stick blade to sneak around Canadiens defenseman Raphael Diaz , gaining the slot before firing a wrist shot past Price. Pacioretty opened the scoring with an unassisted effort 4
Leafs lack killer instinct versus Habs;'We have to pay a price in an ugly game,' coach Wilson says
nine-game homestand to start the new year. The Leafs also broke down in their own zone on the go-ahead goal by Raphael Diaz and on the back-breaking third goal by Lars Eller. Montreal's Travis Moen knocked Jake Gardiner into his own net
Lightning 4, Canadiens 3 - NHL News | FOX Sports on MSN
Cammalleri , David Desharnais and Erik Cole scored for the Canadiens, who have lost six of seven. Rookie defenseman Raphael Diaz had two assists, giving him five in the past two games. ''We had some opportunities that we didn't capitalize
Sabres' win streak has a price;Vanek is injured as Gaustad's goal is game-winner in Montreal
The center quickly slid the puck to Ville Leino on the left side. The winger dangled to get around sliding defenseman Raphael Diaz , then ripped a shot past Price's glove. The goal was Leino's first since Dec. 7, ending an 11-game drought