News: Al Montoya will be in the crease Monday vs. the Avalanche, Jim Toth of 680 CJOB reports. Analysis: Al Montoya came on strong to spell Ondrej Pavelec on Saturday vs. the Senators, knocking away all 12 shots to keep the bleeding from getting worse. The quality performance was enough to convince coach Paul Maurice to give Montoya the start Monday, but even with another solid outing, he probably won't displace Pavelec as the No. 1 starter.
News: P.A. Parenteau (knee) will likely be out for a few weeks and is scheduled to have an MRI on Tuesday, Adrian Dater of the Denver Post reports. Analysis: Early indications are that the injury is at least somewhat serious, but nothing is certain until P.A. Parenteau undergoes further testing. While a torn ACL represents the worst-case scenario and may be in play, fantasy owners need not jump to any conclusions.
News: The Canadiens will provide an update on Carey Price's lower-body injury Tuesday, Hockey Inside Out reports. Analysis: Carey Price skated Monday and the team is hoping he can get ready in time for Wednesday's divisional matchup against Boston.
News: Valtteri Filppula's assist Monday gives him two points in his last two games. Analysis: Get him back in there. The team will rely heavily on him for offence now that Martin St. Louis has left town. Hopefully he can deliver for the Bolts and your fantasy team.
News: Matt Carle picked up an assist Monday in a 4-3 shootout loss to Phoenix. It is just his second assist in his last 12 games. Analysis: By season's end, Matt Carle will probably still have his 35 points. But these long droughts sure are frustrating.
News: Steven Stamkos' frustrations continued Monday when he was held off the scoresheet in a shootout loss to the Coyotes. He has not picked up a point in three games since returning from injury. Analysis: He has eight shots, but five of those came in his first game back. He's struggling to find his groove now that Martin St. Louis has left Tampa Bay. Stammer will settle soon enough, but he needs to develop some chemistry with another playmaker. Until then, his fantasy value may be a bit depressed.
News: Ales Hemsky had three helpers Monday against the Predators. Analysis: That is back-to-back games with three assists for Ales Hemsky, who is also now a plus-3 since moving from Edmonton to Ottawa.
News: Ryan Callahan picked up an assist Monday in a shootout loss to the Coyotes. He now has an assist in each of his last two games. Analysis: He was a huge physical presence Monday night -- he laid eight hits and blocked two shots. The points are a nice bonus.
News: Craig Anderson made 26 saves on 29 shots before colliding with Milan Michalek and having to leave the game Monday against the Predators. Analysis: Craig Anderson's status is unknown at the moment. Robin Lehner will start going forward if Anderson is unable to go.
News: Pekka Rinne made 34 saves on 37 shots in an overtime win against the Senators on Monday. Analysis: This is Pekka Rinne's first win in four starts since returning from his long-term injury. If he remains healthy, he should be able to give your fantasy team a late season boost.