Report: Carey Price to miss a month with a knee injury

The Habs’ starter re-injured himself on Wednesday night in New York. He previously missed nine games with a lower body injury.

According to a report from RDS, Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price could miss a month of action due to a right knee injury.

Price was injured during the second period of Wednesday night’s win against the New York Rangers.

The 28-year-old missed nine games earlier this season with a lower body injury.

ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun reports the extent of Price’s injury won’t be known until he meets with team doctors on Saturday.

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In 12 games this season, Price is 10-2-0 with a 2.06 goals-against average and a .934 save percentage.

Mike Condon has been excellent in Price’s absence. The 25-year-old is 8-2-1 with a .917 save percentage and a 2.14 goals-against average in 13 appearances.