Rene Bourque LW MON 4 Months

Rene Bourque did not make the trip to Long Island for the Canadiens' game against the Islanders Saturday night.

Bouque is making progress in his recovery from an upper-body injury as he practised this week. Habs' coach Michel Therrien indicated that Bourque could return to action early next week.

Rene Bourque LW MON 4 Months

Rene Bourque (upper body) was on the ice prior to Wednesday's practice.

Bourque is penciled in to return on Monday. He has six goals and seven points in 23 games this season.

Rene Bourque LW MON 4 Months

Rene Bourque (upper body) didn't practice Monday.

He has missed the last three games with an upper-body injury and is questionable to play Tuesday when the Canadiens host Los Angeles.

Rene Bourque LW MON 5 Months

Rene Bourque (lower body) will miss Wednesday's match against the New Jersey Devils.

Bourque didn't even join the Canadiens for their one-game road trip. He recently missed five contests due to a groin injury, but it's not clear if his current problem is related to that. He has six goals and seven points in 23 games this season.

Rene Bourque LW MON 5 Months

Rene Bourque generated a goal and an assist in Monday's 3-2 win over New Jersey.

His sixth tally of the 2013-14 campaign was his first since Nov. 5. Bourque just got back from a groin injury this past weekend. He has eight points in 23 games.

Rene Bourque LW MON 5 Months

Rene Bourque (groin) was able to play in Saturday's 4-2 win over Toronto.

Bourque missed five straight games due to the ailment. He had no points and five shots on goal in 11:25 minutes of playing time.

Rene Bourque LW MON 5 Months

Rene Bourque returned to action on Saturday November 30.

Rene Bourque LW MON 5 Months

There is a very good chance that Rene Bourque will be in the Montreal lineup Saturday night against Toronto.

He was given the green light to return from a groin injury Friday but did not play against the Capitals. Given the poor games Ryan White and Michael Bournival had against Washignton, we wouldn't be surprised if Bourque and George Parros are in the lineup against the Buds.

Rene Bourque LW MON 5 Months

Rene Bourque, who has been given the green light to return from a groin injury, won't play Friday.

He practiced again on Thursday and will sit for a second straight time despite being healthy enough to play.

Rene Bourque LW MON 5 Months

Rene Bourque has been cleared to return from his lower-body injury, but he won't play Wednesday night against Buffalo.

He has sat out three games already, but practiced fully with his teammates on Tuesday. Bourque will get some extra skating time before he gets back into the lineup.