Marchessault was recalled from AHL Syracuse on Sunday. Both Tyler Johnson and Cedric Paquette missed optional practice on Sunday, which could mean that they just took the option, but the recall of Marchessault could suggest injuries. If there are indeed injuries, Marchessault would likely assume a bottom-six role in the case of an absence.
Marchessault was reassigned to AHL Syracuse on Sunday. Marchessault drew into each of the last two contest, but recorded just one shot on goal while averaging just 7:26 of ice time. He'll now return to the AHL, opening up a roster spot for Tye McGinn to join the Lightning.
Jonathan Marchessault has been placed on waivers, reports Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports.
The Lightning have signed Jonathan Marchessault to a one-year, two-way contract, the team's official site reports.
Jonathan Marchessault will go through warmups Tuesday and could join the lineup for Game 6 against the Canadiens, Arpon Basu of LHN.com reports.
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