The Canadiens assigned Poehling to AHL Laval on Tuesday.
Poehling (concussion) will play in Sunday's home preseason game versus the Senators, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.
Poehling (concussion) has not yet been cleared to play Saturday's preseason finale against Ottawa, Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Poehling practiced with the team for the first time Thursday since suffering a concussion during a preseason game last Wednesday, Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Poehling is considered out indefinitely due to a concussion.
Poehling is experiencing shoulder and wrist discomfort, but it did not prevent him from playing in a game against Ottawa's rookies Saturday, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Poehling scored a hat trick and clinched the game in the shootout in a 6-5 win over Toronto.
Poehling will make his NHL debut Saturday, with the first-round draft pick (2017) projected to center the fourth line against the Maple Leafs, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.