The Montreal Canadiens have announced that David Schlemko will play his first game with the Habs tonight. However, head coach Claude Julien made a pretty controversial call, when he decided to scratch Victor Mete in order to make room for Schlemko.
The team confirmed the news on its official Twitter account:
In addition, Julien refused to confirm with whom Schlemko will be paired against the Ottawa Senators:
More details to come.