Goaltender Emmett Croteau is transferring to Dartmouth College. (April 18)

The Montréal Canadiens exercised the two-year option on Martin St-Louis’ contract. He is now signed through the 2026-27 season. (April 17)

The Montréal Canadiens signed forward Luke Tuch to a two-year, entry-level contract (2024-25 to 2025-26). He also signed an AHL contract with the Laval Rocket to finish the current season in the AHL. (April 16)

The Montréal Canadiens signed defenseman Lane Hutson to a three-year, entry-level contract (2023-24 to 2025-26). (April 12)

The Montréal Canadiens signed forward Florian Xhekaj to a three-year, entry-level contract (2024-25 to 2026-27). He also signed a pro tryout with the Laval Rocket for the remainder of the season. (April 9)


All games are at Eastern time

April 20 games

Belleville Senators at Laval Rocket 7:00 pm - Watch on RDS2

Norfolk Admirals at Trois-Rivières Lions 7:00 pm - ECHL First Round (best-of-7) (Series tied 1-1)

Rögle BK at Skellefteå AIK 9:00 am - SHL Final (best-of-7)

Adam Engström -

Lausanne HC at ZSC Lions 2:00 pm - Swiss National League Final (best-of-7) (Series tied 1-1)

Vinzenz Rohrer -

April 19 games

Laval Rocket 2 Belleville Senators 3 (Final)

Jakub Dobeš - 2 goals on 30 shots
Lias Andersson - one goal (21)
Justin Barron - no points
Gabriel Bourque - no points
Filip Cederqvist - no points
Lucas Condotta - no points
Sean Farrell - no points
Emil Heineman - no points
Riley Kidney - one assist
Philippe Maillet - no points
Logan Mailloux - no points
Tobie Paquette-Bisson - one assist
David Reinbacher - one assist
Joshua Roy - no points
Mitchell Stephens - one goal (13)
Jayden Struble - one assist
Luke Tuch - no points - First career AHL game
William Trudeau - no points
Florian Xhekaj - no points

Norfolk Admirals 4 Trois-Rivières Lions 5 (Final) - ECHL First Round (best-of-7) (Series tied 1-1)

Zachary Émond - 4 goals on 25 shots - First career ECHL playoffs win
Chris Jandric - no points
Christopher Merisier-Ortiz - one assist
Jakov Novak - one goal (1)
John Parker-Jones - no points
Miguël Tourigny - no points
Alex-Olivier Voyer - one assist
Nolan Yaremko - two assists - First career ECHL playoffs points

KalPa Kuopio 2 Kärpät Oulu 3 (Final 1OT) - Liiga Bronze Medal Game (single-elimination game)

Oliver Kapanen - no points

Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds 2 Saginaw Spirit 3 (Final 1OT) - OHL Quarter Final (best-of-7) (Saginaw leads series 3-2)

Owen Beck - no points

April 18 games

ZSC Lions 2 Lausanne HC 4 (Final) - Swiss National League Final (best-of-7) (Series tied 1-1)

Vinzenz Rohrer - no points

London Knights 4 Kitchener Rangers 3 (Final) - OHL Quarter Final (best-of-7) (London wins series 4-0)

Filip Mešár - one assist