Canadiens’ Xavier Ouellet will not return vs. Capitals

Montreal Canadiens' Xavier Ouellet, pictured above. (Gene J. Puskar/AP)

Montreal Canadiens defenceman Xavier Ouellet has been ruled out for the rest of Thursday’s game against the Washington Capitals after crashing into the boards in the first period.

Ouellet took a hard tumble into the boards and had difficulty getting back to the bench before heading right to the dressing room.

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