Gallagher breaks jaw in championship game:

Montreal Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher suffered a broken jaw from a cross-check by Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Matt Niskanen on Wednesday. 0:25

The Edmonton local has actually also accumulated 25 points (11 objectives, 14 assists) in 49 career NHL playoff games. He was chosen to the All-Star Rookie Team in 2012-13.

Gallagher was chosen in the 5th round (147th general) by the Canadiens at the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

On the international phase, he represented Canada at the 2012 world junior champion and had 3 goals and 3 helps in 6 games. He also had two objectives and 3 helps in 10 games with Canada at the 2016 world championship.

Allen remaining

The Canadiens also signed goaltender Jake Allen to a two-year contract extension.

The deal, which starts for the 2021-22 project, is worth $2.875 million per season.

Montreal acquired Allen in a trade with St. Louis on Sept. 2.

The 30-year-old Allen played 24 games with the Blues this past season and published a 12-6-3 record with a 2.15 goals-against average and.927 save portion and 2 shutouts.

The Fredericton local likewise made five playoff appearances, signing up a 2-1-1 record with a 1.89 GAA and a. 935 conserve portion.

The Blues chosen Allen in the second round, 34th in general, at the 2008 NHL draft. He played 289 video games with St. Louis, publishing a 148-94-26 record, 2.50 GAA and a. 915 conserve portion.

His 22 goals were tied with Tomas Tatar for most on the club. The Edmonton local has likewise amassed 25 points (11 goals, 14 helps) in 49 profession NHL playoff video games. On the global stage, he represented Canada at the 2012 world junior champion and had three objectives and 3 helps in 6 video games. The Blues chosen Allen in the second round, 34th in general, at the 2008 NHL draft.