Canadiens D Xhekaj (upper-body) leaves Thursday vs. Golden Knights
Xhekaj left the game after taking a hit from Golden Knight's forward Ivan Barbashev in the second period. He was seen favouring his left shoulder and wincing on the bench.
The 22-year-old has recorded one goal and two assists in 16 games this season.
In 67 career NHL games, the Hamilton, Ont. native has registered six goals and 10 assists.