Montreal Canadiens have recalled forwards Mike Blunden and Patrick Holland and defenceman Nathan Beaulieu from the Hamilton Bulldogs.
Blunden has recorded three points (two goals, one assist) and four penalty minutes in three games with Hamilton this season and is currently tied for the team lead in goals.
The Toronto native split last season between Hamilton and Montreal.
In 54 regular season games with the Bulldogs, the 6’4”, 214-pound forward recorded 22 points (10 goals, 12 assists) and 76 penalty minutes.
In five regular season games with the Canadiens, Blunden recorded no points and four penalty minutes.
Holland has recorded two points (one goal, one assist) and no penalty minutes in four games with Hamilton this season and currently leads the team in plus/minus at +4. Last season, in 69 regular season games with the Bulldogs, the 6’0”, 175-pound forward recorded 28 points (10 goals, 18 assists) and eight penalty minutes.
Beaulieu has appeared in one game with Hamilton this season, recording three shots on goal and two penalty minutes in a 2-1 loss against the Toronto Marlies on Sunday, October 20th. He has also played two games with Montreal this season.
Hamilton’s next game is scheduled for Tuesday, October 22nd, when they will host the Rockford IceHogs (AHL Affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks) at Copps Coliseum. CHML broadcast time is 7 o’clock.