Canadiens defenceman Victor Mete out at least 2 weeks with ankle injury
NHL club also puts struggling goaltender Keith Kinkaid on waivers
Montreal Canadiens defenceman Victor Mete will miss at least two weeks with an ankle injury, the team announced Monday.
The 21-year-old has collected eight points (three goals, five assists) and a plus-6 rating in 26 games this season for Montreal (11-10-6), which is mired in an eight-game winless skid (0-5-3).
Also on Monday, Montreal placed goaltender Keith Kinkaid on waivers.
Kinkaid, 30, sports a 1-1-3 record, 4.24 goals-against average and .875 save percentage in six appearances (five starts) this season.