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Position
G
 
Jersey
31
Name  Carey Price
Born  8/16/1987
Height  6-3
Weight  212
Shoots  L
8/21/2014 12:45:00 PM
Description: Montreal goaltender Carey Price told the Montreal Gazette skating is "going pretty good so far."
Insight: Price stayed in Montreal until the end of June to rehabiliate his sprained knee. Rangers winger Chris Kreider crashed into Price's leg in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The goaltender missed the rest of the series but should be ready for training camp.
 
5/31/2014 8:27:00 PM
Description: Montreal netminder Carey Price won't need surgery for the knee injury he suffered against the Rangers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. SOURCE: Associated Press
Insight: It's fair to wonder how the series, which the Rangers won in six games, would have played out had Price been healthy. Either way, it sounds like he should be fine for the start of next season.
 
5/19/2014 10:10:00 PM
Description: Canadiens goalie Carey Price (knee) is done for the rest of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Rangers.
Insight: Price left Game 1 after just two periods due to his injury. The Canadiens started Dustin Tokarski, not Peter Budaj, in net for Game 2 Monday.
 
5/18/2014 3:04:00 PM
Description: Canadiens goalie Carey Price (undisclosed) is questionable for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals Monday against New York. SOURCE: Canadiens on Twitter
Insight: Price left Saturday's game after just two periods. He was also absent from practice on Sunday. If Price can't go in Game 2, Peter Budaj would get the start in his place.
 
Hot5/14/2014 9:54:00 PM
Description: Montreal goalie Carey Price outdueled Tuukka Rask in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals Wednesday night to get the Canadiens to the Conference Finals for the first time since 2010.
Insight: Price made 29 saves on 30 shots after shutting out Boston in Game 6. The 26-year-old owns a .926 SV% in this postseason.
 
5/12/2014 10:39:00 PM
Description: Montreal goalie Carey Price (26 saves) was brilliant Monday in a shutout win over Boston.
Insight: It's Price's fourth career postseason shutout and his first since 2011. Wednesday will be the third time Price has faced the Bruins in a Game 7. He's 1-1 with his only victory coming in 2008.
 
4/14/2014 4:44:00 PM
Description: Canadiens goaltender Carey Price had a career-high .927 SV% this season. He tied for third in the NHL with Semyon Varlamov in that statistic.
Insight: Price went 34-20-5 with a 2.32 GAA and six shutouts. The 26-year-old has recorded a .920 SV% or better in three of his seven NHL seasons.
 
4/12/2014 10:47:00 PM
Description: Montreal netminder Carey Price rebounded from Thursday's loss by beating the Rangers 1-0 on Saturday.
Insight: Price produced 41 saves in the victory. The Canadiens finished the regular season with 100 points, their highest point total since 2008. It looks like they'll open against Tampa Bay in the first round of the playoffs.
 
3/25/2014 10:29:00 PM
Description: Canadiens goalie Carey Price was automatic in Tuesday's win over Buffalo.
Insight: He saved all 24 shots for his fifth shutout of the season. Before Tuesday, Price had allowed three goals or more in four consecutive outings. Montreal has won six of its last seven while the Sabres have now dropped nine out of ten.
 
3/16/2014 6:06:00 PM
Description: Montreal goalie Carey Price will not play Sunday against the Sabres.
Insight: Price returned from an eight-game absence due to a lower-body injury on Saturday, but he didn't travel to Buffalo because the Canadiens want him to rest for Tuesday's game against Colorado.
 
3/15/2014 2:28:00 PM
Description: Montreal goalie Carey Price is expected to be activated from injured reserve and start against Ottawa on Saturday.
Insight: Peter Budaj (8-7-2, 2.42 GAA) has been starting in his absence, but has lost four straight games and given up 13 goals in that span.
 
3/12/2014 1:17:00 PM
Description: Montreal goalie Carey Price won't be on the ice Wednesday against Boston. SOURCE: Montreal Gazette
Insight: He's still out with a lower body injury. The hope is that Price will be ready to play Saturday against Ottawa. Peter Budaj (8-7-2, 2.42 GAA) has been starting in his absence.
 
3/8/2014 11:38:00 AM
Description: Canadiens goalie Carey Price will likely miss his seventh straight game Saturday night, according to a Montreal Gazette report.
Insight: Price suffered a lower-body injury during the Sochi Olympics and was placed on injured reserve, retroactive to Feb. 26, on Monday. Price more likely to return on Wednesday against the Bruins.
 
3/3/2014 6:33:00 PM
Description: Canadiens goalie Carey Price will miss his fourth straight game Monday night, according to John Lu of tsn.ca.
Insight: Price suffered a lower-body injury during the Sochi Olympics and was placed on injured reserve, retroactive to Feb. 26, on Monday. Peter Budaj will start at Los Angeles after winning the last two games for Montreal.
 
3/3/2014 2:18:00 PM
Description: Canadiens goalie Carey Price is questionable for Monday's game against Los Angeles while dealing with a lower-body injury he suffered during the Sochi Olympics.
Insight: Backup Peter Budaj has won his last two starts, so no need to rush Price back before he's 100 percent.
 
2/26/2014 4:42:00 PM
Description: Canadiens goalie Carey Price will be sidelined for at least two more games while he recovers from a lower-body injury he suffered during the Sochi Olympics. SOURCE: Canadiens on Twitter
Insight: The Olympics were absolutely brutal to fantasy owners in 2014. At least Price can sleep easier knowing he helped his country win a gold medal. Backup Peter Budaj will start in net Wednesday versus the Red Wings.
 
2/21/2014 8:50:00 PM
Description: Canada goalie Carey Price delivered a shutout Friday against the United States.
Insight: Price finished the game with 31 saves. Canada will now advance to the gold medal game Sunday against Sweden. Price is undefeated in his three starts for Team Canada.
 
2/12/2014 12:02:00 PM
Description: Carey Price will get the nod for Team Canada Thursday against Norway. SOURCE: Canada.com
Insight: Canada will alternate goaltenders throughout the preliminary round. Vancouver goalie Roberto Luongo has already been tabbed as the starter for Friday's game against Austria.
 
Hot2/4/2014 10:10:00 PM
Description: Canadiens goaltender Carey Price made 27 saves in a shutout of the Calgary Flames Tuesday night.
Insight: After allowing four goals or more in five straight starts and eight of 11, Price has rebounded by allowing just four goals on 134 SOG (.970 SV%) over his last four starts with two shutouts in that span.
 
1/28/2014 10:09:00 PM
Description: Canadiens goaltender Carey Price logged his third shutout of the season Tuesday against Carolina.
Insight: Price has been roughed up lately, allowing at least four goals in his previous five games and eight of his last 11 prior to Tuesday.
 

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