Canadiens' Dale Weise back from illness Wednesday

Montreal Canadiens winger Dale Weise will return from an illness on Wednesday night against the Washington Capitals.

What It Means:

Weise missed Monday's game because of the ailment, but he is healthy enough to face the Capitals. Weise has 25 points (14 goals, 11 assists) in 55 games played this season.

Weise has posted the best Corsi For Percentage of his career this season at 52.2 while his -1.5 Relative Corsi For at Even Strength is an improvement on his career average of -2.2. We project Weise to record another 10 points (five goals, five assists) over the remaining course of the season, which would lead to a new career high in points.