Montreal Canadiens (26-17-5)


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W 3-2
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vs. Fla 
W 5-1
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vs. Ari 
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Canadiens' Paul Byron suspended 3 games for charging

NEW YORK (AP) Montreal Canadiens forward Paul Byron was suspended for three games without pay by the NHL on Wednesday for charging Florida Panthers defenseman MacKenzie Weegar.

Byron was assessed a minor penalty for charging in the second period of Montreal's 5-1 home victory Tuesday night. The suspension will cost Byron $18,817.

Byron has 10 goals and eight assists in 34 games this season.

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Leaders
Points: M. Domi41
Plus/Minus: P. Danault16
Shots on Goal: B. Gallagher167
PIM: M. Domi57
Win: C. Price18
Shutouts: C. Price3
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 144 (13)
Shots: 1599 (4)
PP%: 12.9% (31)
Penalty Minutes: 453 (5)
Assists: 245 (11)
SH Goals: 4 (21)
Standings
Atlantic Division
  W L OTL Pts
Tampa Bay 36 9 2 74
Toronto 28 15 2 58
Boston 26 16 5 57
Montreal 26 17 5 57
Buffalo 24 17 6 54
Detroit 18 23 7 43
Florida 17 20 8 42
Ottawa 18 24 5 41
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 142 (12)
Shots Against: 1516 (7)
PK%: 79.2% (17)
Penalty Minutes: 432 (8)
Shutouts: 3 (10)
Sv%: 0.906 (14)
Injuries
Date Player Status
1/1 A. Shaw Neck (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
1/16 K. Alzner Sent to minors Laval-AHL
1/16 P. Byron Suspended Three games for charging
1/8 D. Schlemko Sent to minors Laval-AHL
1/7 D. Schlemko Waived
1/2 M. McNiven Sent to minors Laval-AHL
12/27 M. McNiven Called up from minors from Laval-AHL
12/26 K. Alzner Called up from minors from Laval-AHL
12/18 V. Mete Called up from minors from Laval-AHL
12/18 N. Juulsen Sent to minors Laval-AHL
12/8 X. Ouellet Sent to minors Laval-AHL
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