Liveblog: Hammond faces old club in Habs vs. sens

Josh Anderson is expected to play after leaving Wednesday’s game with an injury. Colin White will make his season debut for the Senators.

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Andrew Hammond gets the call in goal for his current club, the Montreal Canadiens, against his former club, the Ottawa Senators, on Saturday night at Canadian Tire Center.

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Puck drop just after 7pm (SNE, SN1, City, TVA Sports, TSN 690 Radio, 98.5 FM).

Hammond had his greatest hockey success playing in the nation’s capital in 2014-15, when he had a 20-1-2 record to push the Senators to a playoff berth.

Various injury updates: Josh Anderson is expected to dress after taking a puck to the face on Wednesday. Paul Byron also suffered an injury in the facial area against the Sabers, and he’ll remain out. Joel Armia practiced with a no-contact sweater. Christian Dvorak, Jonathan Drouin, Joel Edmundson remain out.

Meanwhile, the team announced Carey Price won’t skate for another week.

For Ottawa, Colin White is expected to make his season debut after missing the entire 2021-22 season thus far after shoulder surgery.

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