Canadiens call up Andreas Engqvist, send Palushaj back to AHL Hamilton

MONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens called up centre Andreas Engqvist and sent forward Aaron Palushaj back to the AHL Hamilton Bulldogs on Monday.

The six-foot-four Engqvist played two NHL games in January and did not get a point. The 23-year-old has eight goals and 13 assists in 62 AHL games this season.

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Palushaj played his first three NHL games last week and did not get a point. He has 17 goals and 27 assists in 57 games for the Bulldogs.