The Montreal Canadiens recalled defenseman Mattias Norlinder from the Laval Rocket on Tuesday.
CH called up a player from their American League farm club due to an injury to guard Jordan Harris. The latter has a lower body injury and will be sidelined indefinitely.
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Norlinder, the third pick of the Habs in the 2019 draft, has six games of experience in the National League. He received this hearing during the 2021-2022 campaign. He collected an assist in the best hockey league in the world.
Norlinder is with the Rockets in 2023-2024. collected a goal and an assist for two points in 14 games. He also maintained a -15 differential.
Watch Renaud Lavoie’s explanation of the day live from Anaheim.