News: Montreal Tells Scott Gomez To Stay Home

2:47PM Larry Brooks tweets “Told that Gomez was shocked by Montreal decision to send him home with pay…”

11:47AM Bob McKenzie tweets “Scott Gomez was personally informed by MTL GM Marc Bergevin this morning at 7:30 am ET that Gomez’s services no longer required iin MTL.”

Scott Gomez has been told by Montreal not to report this season.

Montreal intends to buy out Gomez this summer and don’t want him to risk getting injured and preventing the buyout.

The Rangers are doing the same with Wade Redden.