Montreal Canadiens head coach Claude Julien made another controversial call tonight, right before the start of the game against the Edmonton Oilers. He decided to scratch 26-year-old Czech defenseman, Jakub Jerabek, so Brett Lernout could play.
Sportsnet's Eric Engels doesn't understand why Julien decided to suit Lernout instead of Jerabek, who's been playing pretty well as of late:
The Oilers were able to score twice during the first period, and let's just say Lernout and Joe Morrow weren't the team's best d-men on the ice:
Do you think Julien made the right call by scratching Jerabek instead of Morrow?