At the end of last season, Habs officials put a 25-pound weight in Carey Price’s lap, to illustrate the excess bulk he was carrying around the crease. This fall, the 21-year-old goalie reported to camp 28 lbs lighter. The avid outdoorsman has joked that he’s off midnight chocolate bars and told the Vancouver Province he spent two months in northern B.C., fishing, hunting and roping (he also loves the rodeo). It seems to have paid off.
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