Panthers take on the Canadiens on 4-game skid

Montreal Canadiens (31-29-9, fifth in the Atlantic Division) vs. Florida Panthers (33-26-8, fourth in the Atlantic Division) Sunrise, Florida; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Florida will try to break its four-game slide when the Panthers play Montreal. The Panthers are 10-8-2 against opponents in the Atlantic Division. Florida ranks fifth in the NHL recording 9 points per game, averaging

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Defenceman Gustav Olofsson re-signs with Habs

MONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens have signed defenceman Gustav Olofsson to a one-year, two-way contract. The deal will pay Olofsson US$700,000 in the NHL and $235,000 in the American Hockey League, with $300,000 in guaranteed salary. The six-foot-three, 196 pound Swede played two games with AHL Laval last season, recording one assist. He suffered a season-ending shoulder injury on Oct.

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