The Montreal Canadiens have assigned 10 players to the Hamilton Bulldogs.
Returning to Hamilton are forwards Louis Leblanc, Joonas Nattinen, Stephen MacAulay, Sven Andrighetto, Stefan Fournier and Erik Nystrom, defenceman Morgan Ellis, Darren Dietz and Dalton Thrower, and goaltender Robert Mayer.
Veteran defenceman Matt Lashoff has also been invited to Hamilton’s training camp.
Players will report to Dogs training camp on Thursday and Friday.
The first on-ice sessions will be held Saturday and Sunday from 9:30am to 12:30pm at Chedoke Twin Pad Arena.
Both practices will be open to the public with autograph sessions to follow.
The Bulldogs play their first preseason game September 27th at 7:30pm when they will host the Toronto Marlies at Sixteen Mile Sports Complex in Oakville.
Hamilton’s regular season opener goes October 11 against the St. John’s IceCaps at Copps Coliseum.
All games will be heard on AM900 CHML.