|Assets:||Has good size and a sound work ethic. Possesses team skills and is a solid role player. Kills penalties with aplomb and adds toughness to a lineup. Can also play a complementary role up front, but is at his best on a checking unit.|
|Flaws:||Lacks natural talent, so he tends to struggle in the National Hockey League when given too many offensive responsibilities and extra ice time. Is only an average skater by big-league standards. Is prone to slumps.|
|Career Potential:||Versatile veteran physical checker.|
|NHL||Stanley Cup||2006-07 (Anaheim)|
|11/11/2014||Acquired from the Montreal Canadiens.|
|5/01/2014||Missed the last 9 regular season and first 4 playoff games (concussion).|
|3/25/2014||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|2/26/2014||Missed 3 games (lower body injury).|
|2/08/2014||Lower body injury, injured reserve.|
|2/04/2014||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|11/07/2013||Missed 5 games (facial injury).|
|11/01/2013||Facial injury, injured reserve.|
|10/28/2013||Facial injury, day-to-day.|
|2/09/2013||Missed 1 game (lower body injury).|
|2/07/2013||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|6/29/2012||Re-signed by the Montreal Canadiens to a four-year contract.|
|4/07/2012||Missed the last 27 regular season games (upper body injury).|
|2/19/2012||Upper body injury, injured reserve.|
|2/11/2012||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|2/07/2012||Missed 5 games (upper body injury).|
|2/04/2012||Upper body injury, injured reserve.|
|1/25/2012||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|12/19/2011||Missed 2 games (foot injury).|
|12/15/2011||Foot injury, day-to-day.|
|12/28/2010||Missed 1 game (illness).|
|3/25/2010||Missed 2 games (facial injury).|
|3/23/2010||Facial injury, day-to-day.|
|7/10/2009||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Montreal Canadiens to a three-year contract.|
|3/04/2009||Acquired from the Anaheim Ducks.|
|2/28/2009||Missed 2 games (personal reasons).|
|2/24/2009||Personal reasons, day-to-day.|
|2/12/2008||Missed 4 games (flu).|
|6/12/2007||Re-signed by the Anaheim Ducks to a two-year contract.|
|6/14/2006||Re-signed by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim to a one-year contract.|
|3/19/2006||Missed 17 games (shoulder injury).|
|1/26/2006||Shoulder injury, day-to-day.|
|11/03/2005||Missed 3 games (knee injury).|
|10/28/2005||Knee injury, day-to-day.|
|8/12/2005||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim.|
|7/30/2005||Acquired from the Chicago Blackhawks.|
|9/16/2004||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|10/21/2002||Signed as a free agent by the Chicago Blackhawks.|
|9/22/2002||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|9/19/2001||Returned to Kelowna (WHL).|
|11/11/2014||Dallas Stars traded Sergei Gonchar to the Montreal Canadiens for Travis Moen.|
|7/10/2009||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Montreal Canadiens.|
|3/04/2009||Anaheim Ducks traded Travis Moen and Kent Huskins to the San Jose Sharks for Nick Bonino, Timo Pielmeier and a conditional draft selection in 2009.|
|7/30/2005||Mighty Ducks of Anaheim traded Mikael Holmqvist to the Chicago Blackhawks for Travis Moen.|
|10/21/2002||Signed as a free agent by the Chicago Blackhawks.|
|6/24/2000||Drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 5th round (155th overall) in 2000.|
Moen may draw back in for Game 4 Sunday | 05/24/2014 10:16 AM
NewsWith Brandon Prust's suspension, Travis Moen may draw back into the Canadiens' lineup for Game 4 against the Rangers.
ImpactMoen brings a Prust-type grittiness to his game and Habs' coach Michel Therrien might prefer to keep that balance in his lineup rather than dress a Michael Bournival, who is more of a speed guy.
Travis Moen appears to be ready to return | 04/28/2014 10:32 AM
NewsTravis Moen skated on the fourth line, with Daniel Briere and Dale Weise, at practice on Sunday and appears to be set to return from a concussion.
ImpactHe was injured in a fight with Boston defenseman Kevan Miller on March 24 and hasn't played since. "I hope I'm in there," said Moen. "I'm playing with two pretty speedy guys and I'll try to dig the puck out for them. And Danny's pretty crafty, so Dale and I will go to the net so he can get the puck to us."
Travis Moen receives green light for contact | 04/22/2014 7:58 AM
NewsTravis Moen (concussion) was cleared for contact on Monday.
ImpactHe practiced fully with his teammates for the first time, but he needs a few more sessions before he's ready to return to the lineup. Moen suffered a concussion in a fight with Boston's Kevan Miller back on March 24 and he hasn't played since.
Moen practices but won't play Friday | 04/18/2014 10:43 AM
NewsTravis Moen practised with his Canadien teammates for the second day in a row Thursday but won't play Friday against Tampa in Game 2.
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ImpactHe is still working his way back from a concussion and needs a little more time on ice before he is cleared to play.
Travis Moen (concussion) skates Tuesday | 04/15/2014 2:04 PM
NewsTravis Moen (concussion) skated with the Canadiens on Tuesday.
ImpactMoen was wearing a no-contact jersey though, so we would be surprised if he played in Game 1 on Wednesday. He had 12 points and 49 penalty minutes in 65 games this season.
Travis Moen is likely to miss next two games | 03/26/2014 1:49 PM
NewsTravis Moen (concussion) is expected to miss Montreal's next two games.
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ImpactMoen won't travel with the Canadiens to Detroit for Thursday's contest and presumably won't rejoin the team before Saturday's game in Florida. He suffered the concussion on Monday.
Canadiens' Travis Moen has a concussion | 03/26/2014 7:42 AM
NewsTravis Moen sustained a concussion in Monday's game versus Boston.
ImpactHe was injured in a fight with Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller. Moen will miss at least a week due to concussion protocols, but it's unclear when he'll be ready to return to the lineup.
Travis Moen hurt in fight with Kevan Miller | 03/25/2014 7:23 AM
NewsTravis Moen didn't play after his first-period fight with Kevan Miller.
ImpactHe fought after Miller sent Dale Weise into the boards with a cross check and he got the worst of the altercation. Moen looked woozy when he was escorted off the ice with the help of his teammates.
Travis Moen set to return from LBI Wednesday | 02/26/2014 7:44 AM
NewsTravis Moen (lower body) looks like he'll play Wednesday night.
ImpactLook for him to skate on Montreal's fourth line, with Ryan White and Dale Weise, when the Canadiens host Detroit.
Travis Moen could be back on Wednesday | 02/20/2014 4:09 PM
NewsTravis Moen rehabbed his lower-body injury at a clinic in Florida during the break.
ImpactHe hopes to play in Montreal's first game back on Wednesday against the Detroit Red Wings. Moen has 10 points and 32 penalty minutes in 51 games this campaign.
Travis Moen day-to-day with lower-body injury | 02/05/2014 3:59 PM
NewsTravis Moen has sustained a lower-body injury.
ImpactMoen missed Tuesday's game due to the ailment and is questionable for Thursday's contest. He has 10 points and 32 penalty minutes in 51 games in 2013-14.
Travis Moen has three points in five games | 01/05/2014 10:24 AM
NewsTravis Moen recorded an assist in Montreal's 4-3 overtime loss to Ottawa on Saturday.
ImpactMoen has three points in his last five games. Despite his recent success, he's more of a defensive forward and isn't a factor in standard leagues.
Travis Moen is slated to return Thursday | 11/07/2013 9:41 AM
NewsTravis Moen is projected to play Thursday after missing five games with a fractured orbital bone.
ImpactMoen was injured when he was hit by a puck on Oct. 26. He has two assists and 14 penalty minutes in 11 contests this season.
Travis Moen practiced Mon. without contact | 11/05/2013 7:27 AM
NewsTravis Moen (broken orbital bone) practiced Monday in a no-contact role.
Impact"Obviously, it was a scary call. I've had a few in my career that obviously make you really think about putting a visor on," Moen said. "They won't let me play without one for at least four to six weeks. So I'll tough it out for then and then make a decision." He suffered a broken orbital bone on Oct. 26 when he was hit with a puck.
Travis Moen unlikely to play Monday night | 10/28/2013 10:46 AM
NewsTravis Moen didn't travel with his teammates to New York on Sunday.
ImpactHe suffered a cut to his forehead after he was struck by a puck in Saturday's loss to San Jose to remained behind. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Travis Moen returns to practice Sunday | 09/23/2013 10:22 AM
NewsTravis Moen was back at practice Sunday.
ImpactHe had missed the team's previous two sessions due to a lower-body injury. Just an FYI, as Moen doesn't have any fantasy value.
Moen, Armstrong pick up first points Tuesday | 02/14/2013 10:44 AM
NewsTravis Moen scored his first goal of the season in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout win over Tampa Bay.
ImpactHe also picked up a fighting major of the year when he battled with B.J. Crombeen. Colby Armstrong earned an assist on Moen's marker to get his first point as a member of the Canadiens. The production came after coach Michel Therrien spoke with his fourth-liners about getting more involved in the team's offensive attack.
|11/15/2014||Dal||Min||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|11/13/2014||Dal||LA||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|11/11/2014||Dal||Ari||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|11/05/2014||Mtl||Buf||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|11/04/2014||Mtl||Chi||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|10/13/2014||Mtl||TB||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|10/11/2014||Mtl||Phi||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|10/08/2014||Mtl||Tor||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|Goals||0||15 times-last:vs. Edm||last:Nov 25||1|
|Assists||0||15 times-last:vs. Edm||last:Nov 25||2|
|Points||0||15 times-last:vs. Edm||last:Nov 25||2|
|Penalty Minutes||5||vs. Edm||Nov 25||10|
|Plus/Minus||1||at Chi||Nov 16||3|
|Power Play Goals||0||15 times-last:vs. Edm||last:Nov 25||0|
|Power Play Points||0||15 times-last:vs. Edm||last:Nov 25||0|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||15 times-last:vs. Edm||last:Nov 25||0|
|Shorthanded Points||0||15 times-last:vs. Edm||last:Nov 25||1|
|Shots||4||vs. Col||Oct 18||3|
|Games||82||3 times-last: 2008-09 (Ana/SJ)|
|Penalty Minutes||142||2003-04 (Chi)|
|Power Play Goals||1||2009-10 (Mtl)|
|Shorthanded Goals||3||2008-09 (Ana/SJ)|
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