Alexei Emelin will be scratched Tuesday night.
Montreal defenseman Alexei Emelin missed the Canadiens' practice Monday.
Alexei Emelin could be a possibility for the Winter Classic.
The Montreal Canadiens announced that Alexei Emelin, Jarred Tinordi and Devante Smith-Pelly will watch the game from the press box on Monday.
Alexei Emelin will be scratched Monday night against Tampa Bay along with Jarred Tinordi.
Alexei Emelin will get back in the lineup Tuesday.
Alexei Emelin is not hurt, according to Renaud Lavoie. Rather the Canadiens are letting him get back up to speed.
Alexei Emelin and Bud Holloway will each be scratched from Saturday's tilt with New Jersey.
Alexei Emelin and Christian Thomas will be scratched from Friday's tilt with New Jersey.
Alexei Emelin (lower body) is good to return on Wednesday.
Alexei Emelin (lower body) participated in Tuesday's practice.
Alexei Emelin (lower body) is listed as day-to-day.
Alexei Emelin won't play in Saturday's game against Colorado because of a lower-body injury.
Alexei Emelin did not practice Friday with his Canadiens' teammates.