Canadiens recall forwards McCarron, Scherbak from AHL

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Montreal Canadiens forward Michael McCarron. (Paul Chiasson/CP)

The Montreal Canadiens have recalled forwards Michael McCarron and Nikita Scherbak from the AHL’s Laval Rocket.

Scherbak was the Canadiens first-round pick in 2014. He currently leads the Rocket in scoring with one goal and nine points this season.

McCarron was the Canadiens first-round pick in 2013. He has two goals and seven points in 51 games over the past two seasons with the Canadiens.

The Canadiens host the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night.

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