The Department of Player Safety has fined Alexei Emelin $5,000 for butt-ending Pascal Pelletier.
Pro Hockey Talk "The Montreal Canadiens are shaking things up on defense — in a major way — for tonight’s game against Pittsburgh. Alexei Emelin and Raphael “player 61” Diaz will be healthy scratches, the club announced on Wednesday. That will open the door for veteran Douglas Murray (who sat out Saturday’s 5-3..." January 22
Emelin four-year deal with Habs: $16.4 million total; $4.1 M AAV
Montreal Gazette "Who was the Canadiens’ most valuable player this season? You can make an argument that defenceman Alexei Emelin should be in the conversation. There is a direct correlation between the Canadiens’ late-season swoon and the knee injury that ended Emelin’s season. Emelin suffered a torn..." May 11
Habs announce Emelin is out for the season with a torn ligament in his left knee
Montreal Gazette "The Canadiens delivered some bad news at practice Monday: defenceman Alexei Emelin is out for the rest of the season after suffering a torn ligament in his left knee as a result of a collision with Boston’s Milan Lucic during Saturday’s victory over the Bruins. Meanwhile, Rene Bourque, who has..." April 08