NHL Hockey

Montreal Canadiens (38-38-6)


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Canadiens sign forward Artturi Lehkonen to 3-year contract

MONTREAL (AP) The Montreal Canadiens signed Finnish forward Artturi Lehkonen to a three-year, two-way contact Sunday.

The 20-year-old Lehkonen had 16 goals and 17 assists in 49 games this season for HC Frolunda of the Swedish Elite League. He led the league in post-season goals with 11 in 16 games to help HC Frolunda win the Swedish championship.

Montreal selected Lehkonen 55th overall in the 2013 draft and he has taken part in the team's development camp the past three summers.

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Leaders
Points: M. Pacioretty64
Plus/Minus: B. Gallagher13
Shots on Goal: M. Pacioretty303
PIM: M. Brown90
Win: M. Condon21
Shutouts: C. Price2
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 216 (16)
Shots: 2504 (9)
PP%: 16.2% (25)
Penalty Minutes: 774 (17)
Assists: 377 (11)
SH Goals: 8 (8)
Standings
Atlantic Division
  W L OTL Pts
xy-Florida 47 26 9 103
x-Tampa Bay 46 31 5 97
x-Detroit 41 30 11 93
Boston 42 31 9 93
Ottawa 38 35 9 85
Montreal 38 38 6 82
Buffalo 35 36 11 81
Toronto 29 42 11 69
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 233 (10)
Shots Against: 2408 (19)
PK%: 81.9% (12)
Penalty Minutes: 812 (13)
Shutouts: 3 (25)
Sv%: 0.903 (26)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
5/18 M. Reway Signed Three-year contract
5/8 A. Lehkonen Signed Three-year contract
4/10 D. Dietz Sent to minors St. John's-AHL
4/10 R. Johnston Sent to minors St. John's-AHL
4/10 J. Hanley Sent to minors St. John's-AHL
4/6 J. Scott Sent to minors St. John's-AHL
4/4 J. De La Rose Sent to minors St. John's-AHL
4/3 R. Johnston Called up from minors from St. John's-AHL
4/3 J. Scott Called up from minors from St. John's-AHL
4/3 M. McCarron Sent to minors St. John's-AHL
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