Elliott replaces injured Senators goalie Leclaire
Senators goaltender Pascal Leclaire will miss the game against
Montreal because of a groin injury.
Brian Elliott will start on Saturday night, with Robin Lehner as
the backup. Lehner will join Ottawa after playing for Binghamton on
Leclaire will be evaluated next week after injuring his groin
while making a save against Carolina on Thursday night.
Also, Nick Foligno was fined $2,500 Friday by the NHL for an
illegal check to the head on Carolina’s Patrick Dwyer. No penalty
was called on the play.
The fine is the maximum permitted under terms of the collective