Montreal Canadiens claim Paul Byron off of waivers
The Montreal Canadiens have claimed Paul Byron off of waivers.
#Habs claim Paul Byron off waivers from Flames.
— Stephen Whyno (@SWhyno) October 6, 2015
Prior to the claim, Byron played for the Calgary Flames.
The claim comes a day after Zack Kassian entered a rehab clinic following a car accident that brok his nose and foot.
Byron, a 26-year-old forward, finished with six goals and 19 points in 57 games with the Calgary Flames last season.