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Cameron Hillis: Released from PTO
Hillis was released from his professional tryout offer with Detroit on Sunday, per CBS.
Hillis spent most of the 2022-23 season with the ECHL's Indy Fuel, racking up 14 goals and 50 points, but he also appeared in 18 games with AHL Rockford, recording two assists over that span. The 23-year-old forward will likely now set his sights on securing an AHL-only contract with another team.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Cameron Hillis: Inks professional tryout
Hillis signed a professional tryout agreement with Detroit on Monday, per CapFriendly.
Hillis contributed two assists in 18 games with AHL Rockford last season. The 23-year-old center also picked up 16 goals and 52 points over 48 ECHL contests between Trois-Rivieres and Indy during the 2022-23 campaign. If he earns a standard contract with Detroit, Hillis will probably be back in the minors for the beginning of the upcoming season.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Cameron Hillis: Acquired by Blackhawks
Chicago obtained Hillis in a trade with Montreal on Wednesday in exchange for defenseman Nicolas Beaudin.
Hillis made his NHL debut with the Canadiens last season. He started the 2022-23 campaign in the ECHL with Trois-Rivieres, scoring two goals in three games. Hillis will report to AHL Rockford, Mark Lazerus of The Athletic reports.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Clears protocols, heads to AHL
The Canadiens removed Hillis from COVID-19 protocols and reassigned him to AHL Laval on Wednesday.
Hillis debuted Jan. 1 as a replacement amidst Montreal's COVID-19 outbreak but is no longer needed now that several regular forwards have cleared protocols. It would likely take another outbreak or a handful of injuries for the 21-year-old to see NHL ice time again this season.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Surfaces on COVID-19 list
Hillis was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Wednesday.
Hillis made his NHL debut in a 5-2 loss to the Panthers on Saturday, logging two shots on goal in 10:15 of ice time. The 21-year-old joins a large portion of the Canadiens' roster in the virus protocols. He'll need to return two negative tests to be cleared, but it's unclear if he'll be needed with the big club by the time they resume play.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Expected debut Saturday
Hillis is expected to be active for Saturday's game against Florida, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Hillis was recently added to Montreal's practice squad and will likely fill in for Brendan Gallagher (lower body), if he can't play. The 21-year-old center has two goals and two assists over eight games for AHL Laval.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Making NHL debut
Hillis has been promoted to Montreal's active roster and will make his NHL debut Saturday versus Florida.
Hillis is expected to center the Canadiens' fourth line against the Panthers. The 2018 third-round pick has picked up four points through eight AHL appearances this season.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Joins Habs' taxi squad
The Canadiens added Hillis to their taxi squad Monday.
The center has yet to make his NHL debut, but he could get that opportunity if more Canadiens enter COVID-19 protocols and this week's games aren't canceled. Hillis, 21, was a third-round pick by Montreal in 2018.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Back to minors
Hillis was reassigned to AHL Laval on Sunday, CapFriendly reports.
Hillis is in his first professional season and, despite a very brief stint with Montreal's taxi squad, he's not ready for his NHL debut yet. The 20-year-old forward has appeared in just one AHL contest.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Rises to taxi squad
Hillis was promoted to the taxi squad Saturday, per CapFriendly.
Hillis continues to bounce between the taxi squad and AHL Laval to help the Canadiens reach the minimum requirement for the number of players on their taxi squad. He's not likely to play in the NHL this year.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Demoted to AHL
Hillis was reassigned to AHL Laval on Friday, CBS Sports reports.
The 20-year-old forward made his professional debut with AHL Laval this season and likely won't be ready for his NHL debut any time soon. He should get more playing time in the minors.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Back with taxi squad
Hillis was promoted to the taxi squad Thursday, per CapFriendly.
Hillis continues to shuffle between AHL Laval and the taxi squad. The 20-year-old forward is unlikely to make an NHL appearance this year.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Drops a level
Hillis was sent down to AHL Laval on Wednesday, per CapFriendly.
Hillis will get occasional promotions to the taxi squad to meet personnel requirements. The 20-year-old is unlikely to suit up for the Canadiens in 2020-21.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Ascends to taxi squad
Hillis was recalled from AHL Laval to the taxi squad Tuesday, per CapFriendly.
This is purely a paper move, so don't expect Hillis to crack the NHL lineup anytime soon. The 20-year-old has played just one AHL game this season.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Returning to AHL Laval
Hillis was sent down to AHL Laval on Sunday, per CBS Sports.
Hillis occasionally rises to the taxi squad if the Canadiens need to meet the required number of skaters on the extra unit, but he hasn't come close to playing in an NHL game this year.... See More ... See Less
Canadiens' Cameron Hillis: Back on taxi squad
Hillis was assigned to the taxi squad Saturday, per CBS Sports.
Hillis continues to see time on the taxi squad, but he's likely best suited for playing with AHL Laval this year.... See More ... See Less
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