Peter Budaj received just 2.13 goals per game in support from the Habs last year. That's the lowest goal support total for a Montreal goalie (min. 10 GP) since Jocelyn Thibault (2.10) in 1998-99 (before getting traded to Chicago).
Fantasy Focus: Tom Gilbert
(2014-08-25 13:13) A new addition to the Montreal's blueline during the offseason, Tom Gilbert was brought in to offset the Josh Gorges trade even though the two stylistically are very different players. Will fans and pundits alike be able to look past who he’s replacing compared to what he brings to the table? Can he bring a secondary offensive dynamic to a defence that is in need of another boost? Full Story
Restricted Free Agents: Lars Eller 4 yrs, $14 M Andreas Engqvist Atlant, KHL Joonas Nattinen MODO, SHL P.K. Subban 8 yrs, $72 M Dale Weise 2 yrs, $2 M
Unrestricted Free Agents: Michael Blunden TB - 1 yr, $600k
Peter Delmas Devan Dubnyk ARI - 1 yr, $800k B. Gionta BUF - 3 yrs, $12.75 M A. Markov MTL - 3 yrs, $17.25 M
George Parros Martin St. Pierre Medvescak, KHL N. Tarnasky NYR - 2 yrs, $1.15 M T. Vanek MIN - 3 yrs, $19.5 M Mike Weaver MTL - 1 yr, $1.75 M Ryan White PHI - 1 yr, $575k