Photos: Habs invite fans to watch practice

 

Montreal Canadiens fans were invited, free of charge, to the team's inter-squad game Thursday at The Bell Centre. The NHL season for the Canadiens begins Saturday.

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Montreal Canadiens fans cheers as the team takes to the ice for an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.</div>
 

Montreal Canadiens fans cheers as the team takes to the ice for an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.

Photograph by: Allen McInnis, The Gazette

 
<div id="page1">Montreal Canadiens fans cheers as the team takes to the ice for an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.</div>
Montreal Canadiens fans, (from the left) Maxim Geoffroy, Kevin Lalumi&#232;re and C&#233;dric Dub&#233; line up with others in the cold outside the Bell Centre Thursday, January 17, prior to the team's inter-squad game later tonight. The NHL season for the Canadiens will begin Saturday against the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Montreal Canadiens fans line up in the cold outside the Bell Centre Thursday, January 17, prior to the team's inter-squad game later tonight. The NHL season for the Canadiens will begin Saturday against the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Montreal Canadiens fans, from the left: Maxim Geoffroy, Kevin Lalumiere and Cedric Dube line-up with others in the cold outside the Bell Centre Thursday, January 17 prior to the team's inter-squad game later that night. The NHL season for the Canadiens will begin Saturday against the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Montreal Canadiens right wing Brandon Prust shoves Montreal Canadiens goalie Peter Budaj, right, into the net to score and end a long string of overtime shootouts during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price, top, jumps over Josh Gorges, Max Pacioretty  and Montreal Canadiens defenseman Andrei Markov, left, as they slide into the goal during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013. The game was open to the public for free.
A Montreal Canadiens fans uses an iPad to capture an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens goalie Peter Budaj makes save during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013. The game was open to the public for free.
Montreal Canadiens right wing Colby Armstrong, left, and Montreal Canadiens defenseman Yannick Weber get tied up during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price, right, makes a save as Montreal Canadiens right wing Brendan Gallagher, left, and Montreal Canadiens defenseman Andrei Markov look on during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens Francis Bouillon tries to clear Montreal Canadiens right wing Erik Cole from the goalmouth during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013. The game was open to the public for free.
Montreal Canadiens right wing Brandon Prust celebrates after scoring an overtime shootout goal but pushing the puck and Montreal Canadiens goalie Peter Budaj, right, into the net during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Josh Gorges tosses pucks into the crowd after an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Fans bang on the glass as Montreal Canadiens right wing Brandon Prust skates by them during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013. The game was open to the public for free.
Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price fails to stop Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty, not seen, from scoring d during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price greets fans as they stream into the Bell Centre in Montreal for a free intra-squad game on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens fans line-up in the cold outside the Bell Centre Thursday, January 17 prior to the team's inter-squad game later that night. The NHL season for the Canadiens will begin Saturday against the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price tosses pucks into the crowd after an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
The Montreal Canadiens wave and pay tribute to the fans after an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens right wing Brendan Gallagher, right, gets tied up in Montreal Canadiens defenseman Tomas Kaberle  during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens Francis Bouillion, right, tries to slow down Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013. The game was open to the public for free.
Montreal Canadiens center Gabriel Dumont trips over goalie Carey Price as the whites score against Price during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
Montreal Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien watches the play an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013. Montreal Canadiens right wing Brandon Prust, left, and Montreal Canadiens left wing Travis Moen are also pictured.
Montreal Canadiens right wing Brendan Gallagher, center, looses his helmet after taking a hit from Alexei Emelin, top, as  Ryan White looks on during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013. The game was open to the public for free.
Montreal Canadiens right wing Brandon Prust gives a shove to Montreal Canadiens goalie Peter Budaj to score ion an overtime shootout during an inter squad game at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Thursday, January 17, 2013.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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