News:Brendon Nash was acquired by the Panthers on Monday in exchange for Jason DeSantis.
Analysis:Brendon Nash, 25, appeared in two NHL games in 2010 but has toiled exclusively in the minors since that time. Expect more of the same as he moves to Florida.
News:Brendon Nash (shoulder) agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Canadiens on Thursday, Renaud P. Lavoie of RDS.ca reports.
Analysis:Brendon Nash will earn $575,000 in 2012-13 after missing all of last year following September shoulder surgery.
News:Brendon Nash underwent shoulder surgery Wednesday, Marc Godin of La Presse reports.
Analysis:Brendon Nash has impressed the Montreal brass, but unfortunately he will be out indefinitely after undergoing the procedure Wednesday.
News: After a successful rookie season at AHL Hamilton, Brendon Nash has moved up the Canadiens' organizational depth chart, the Montreal Gazette reports.
Analysis:Brendon Nash, who had five goals and 25 assists in 75 games for the Bulldogs, also had a two-game taste of life in the NHL. He's getting a more watchful eye during training camp as the Canadiens assess the status of Andrei Markov's twice-surgically repaired knee. Nash is expected to start the season at Hamilton, but he'll be on the short list of call-ups should injuries hit Montreal's blue line.
News: Nash made his NHL debut Tuesday night, filling in for the injured Jaroslav Spacek (lower body) in Montreal's shootout loss to Buffalo.
Analysis: Nash, a free agent signed last spring after graduating from Cornell, blocked four shots and had two shots on goal in 11:53. Spacek will travel with the Habs to Western Canada, but Nash will be on the trip, too.