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Alex Galchenyuk | Center | #27

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (21) / 2/12/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 207
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (3) / MON
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Alex Galchenyuk scored in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to Buffalo.
He gave the Canadiens a 2-1 lead going into the third period when he scored on a slick backhand shot. Galchenyuk has recorded a point in each of his past three games. Feb 4 - 8:14 AM

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Alex Galchenyuk netted his 11th goal of the year in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to Columbus.

He scored his fourth power-play marker of the season to put Montreal behind by one in the third period, but the Blue Jackets added two more tallies to seal the win. Galchenyuk ended an eight-game scoring drought with his 28th point.
Jan 27 - 11:10 AM

Alex Galchenyuk and Devante Smith-Pelly spoke with Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin on Tuesday.

La Presse reported that Smith-Pelly was also at the apartment on Sunday that led to the arrest of Galchenyuk's girlfriend. A team official said that Galchenyuk, Smith-Pelly, Bergevin and coach Michel Therrien would not speak to the media, but the team did practice.
Jan 12 - 2:54 PM

According to La Presse, Alex Galchenyuk's girlfriend, Chanel-Leszczynski, was arrested Sunday morning in what is being treated as a case of domestic violence.

The report said that a 911 call came from the apartment where Galchenyuk lives in a hotel on Sherbrooke St. Sunday. Galchenyuk, his 27-year-old girlfriend, guests and staff were questioned by police. La Presse reported that Galchenyuk chose not to file a complaint, but police are required to send the case to prosecutors for a review.
Jan 12 - 10:25 AM

Alex Galchenyuk tallied his 10th goal of 2015-16 in Tuesday's 4-3 loss to Philadelphia.

He has accounted for three goals and three assists in his last seven games to give him 27 points over 41 appearances this season.
Jan 6 - 8:20 AM

Alex Galchenyuk scored one of Montreal's goals in the Canadiens' 4-3 shootout win over the Lightning in Tampa Bay Monday night.

The goal was Galchenyuk's ninth of the season. He is on a four-game point streak. The Habs hadn't won in seven previous games. Also scoring in regulation for Montreal Monday were Tomas Plekanec (eight) and Dale Weise (11). Plekanec and defenseman P.K. Subban led the team in shots on net, with five each. The Habs had a 2-1 lead after two periods before allowing two goals to the Lightning. Weise extended the game to overtime with his goal at 14:14 of the third period.
Mon, Dec 28, 2015 11:23:00 PM

Alex Galchenyuk had an assist in Montreal's 3-1 loss to Washington on Saturday.

Montreal has only scored three goals in its last three games, but Galchenyuk has been involved in all of them. Galchenyuk now has eight goals and 24 points in 37 contests.
Sun, Dec 27, 2015 10:27:00 AM

Alex Galchenyuk was the only goal scorer for the slumping Montreal Canadiens Monday night.

The Canadiens were trounced 5-1 by the Predators in Nashville. Montreal has lost four games in a row and eight of its past nine games. Galchenyuk's goal was his eighth of the season.
Tue, Dec 22, 2015 12:21:00 AM

Alex Galchenyuk was named the NHL's third star of the week on Monday.

He produced four goals and one assist in three games to earn the distinction. Galchenyuk scored a goal in each contest and he posted two multi-point efforts to extend his current point streak to five straight games. His timing to get hot could not have been better for the Canadiens after the team lost Brendan Gallagher to injury.
Tue, Dec 1, 2015 10:27:00 AM

Alex Galchenyuk netted two goals in the Canadiens’ 3-2 overtime loss to the Devils on Saturday night.

The 21-year-old has scored in four consecutive games and had points in five in a row. Galchenyuk’s arrow is pointing up and his upside is very high. He has seven goals and 18 points in 25 games.
Sat, Nov 28, 2015 10:18:00 PM

Alex Galchenyuk is playing with a lot of confidence at the moment.

He scored the tying goal while playing right wing alongside Max Pacioretty and Tomas Plekanec against the Devils Friday night and has scored in three straight games and registered five points in the Habs' last four contests. If you are looking for a hot and emerging player, Galchenyuk may be your man.
Sat, Nov 28, 2015 10:13:00 AM

Alex Galchenyuk produced a goal and an assist in Wednesday's 5-1 win against the Rangers.

He has scored in two straight games to give him four goals on the season. Galchenyuk also has a modest three-game point streak, which has brought him to 15 points in 23 matches.
Thu, Nov 26, 2015 08:58:00 AM

Alex Galchenyuk scored the game-winning goal in Sunday's 4-2 win over the New York Islanders.

Galchenyuk buried a one-timer on the power play to give Montreal a 3-2 lead with 3:30 remaining in the game. The goal puts an end to Galchenyuk's 11-game goal drought. The 21-year-old has three goals and 13 points in 22 games. David Desharnais, Tomas Fleischmann and Max Pacioretty also scored for Montreal.
Sun, Nov 22, 2015 10:00:00 PM

Alex Galchenyuk registered two assists in Montreal's 4-2 win over Boston Saturday evening.

Galchenyuk now has 11 points in 16 games. Brendan Gallagher also registered two assists in the victory, while David Desharnais, Lars Eller, Max Pacioretty and Tomas Plekanec scored the Habs' goals. Andrei Markov, P.K. Subban and Devante Smith-Pelly also recorded assists. Desharnais is on a hot streak with seven points in his last five games and should be active in all fantasy pools regardless of format.
Sat, Nov 7, 2015 11:37:00 PM

Alex Galchenyuk picked up his second goal of the season in Thursday's 4-3 loss to Edmonton.

Off a beautiful feed from Andrei Markov, all Galchenyuk had to do was tap it in far side. The goal put Montreal up 3-0 late in the first. After a three-game drought, Galchenyuk has picked up points in four of his last six games.
Fri, Oct 30, 2015 12:13:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Tomas Plekanec
2Alex Galchenyuk
3David Desharnais
4Brian Flynn
5Paul Byron
LW1Max Pacioretty
2Tomas Fleischmann
3Lars Eller
4Daniel Carr
5Jacob De La Rose
6Lucas Lessio
RW1Brendan Gallagher
2Dale Weise
3Devante Smith-Pelly
4Torrey Mitchell
5Sven Andrighetto
D1P.K. Subban
2Andrei Markov
3Jeff Petry
4Alexei Emelin
5Tom Gilbert
6Nathan Beaulieu
7Victor Bartley
8Greg Pateryn
G1Carey Price
2Mike Condon
3Ben Scrivens