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Montreal Gazette Oct 20, 2020

Stu on Sports: When might we see the Canadiens in action again?

Canadiens fans have good reason to be excited about all the offseason moves GM Marc Bergevin has made. With the addition of backup goalie Jake Allen, defenceman Joel Edmundson and forwards Tyler Toffoli and Josh Anderson, the Canadiens now look like a legitimate playoff team. The big question now with the second wave of COVID-19 hitting North America is when will fans get to see this new-look Canadiens team...
Eyes On The Prize Oct 20, 2020
Video Analysis: A detailed breakdown of Tyler Toffoli’s skill set

Video Analysis: A detailed breakdown of Tyler Toffoli’s skill set

Photo by Andy Devlin/NHLI via Toffoli is primed to provide a lot of value to his new team Over the past few seasons, Marc Bergevin had been a patient general manager. He fostered his prospects, accumulated draft capital, and refrained from spending. But you can only suppress a burning competitive desire for so long. So, when the 2020 playoffs revealed a Habs team on the upswing, Bergevin let himself loose. He broke in the trade and free agent market, bullied his way through the aisles, stocked his cart full, and took off the way he came. Joel Edmundson, Jake Allen, Josh Anderson, Tyler...
Eyes On The Prize Oct 19, 2020
Links: Signing Jake Allen will work in Cayden Primeau’s favour

Links: Signing Jake Allen will work in Cayden Primeau’s favour

Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/ In today’s links, Allen’s extension doesn’t mean there’s no room for Primeau, Savard’s disappointment with the organization, why Thornton chose Toronto, and more. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Despite Jake Allen’s contract extension, there’s still room for Cayden Primeau. [The Hockey Writers] Looking at how the Habs stack up against their fellow Canadian teams following the offseason moves by Marc Bergevin. [Montreal Gazette] Stanley Cup-winning defenceman and former general manager, Serge Savard, says he feels let down by the...
A Winning Habit Oct 16, 2020

Montreal Canadiens: Marc Bergevin Always Signs Veteran Centres, Could it be Brian Boyle Next?

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin likes to have veteran, depth options available. Could Brian Boyle catch his eye? The Montreal Canadiens have been busy this offseason. They have added top nine forwards Tyler Toffoli and Josh Anderson. They added top four defenceman Joel Edmundson and they acquired backup goaltender Jake Allen to fill a […] Montreal Canadiens: Marc Bergevin Always Signs Veteran Centres, Could it be Brian Boyle Next? - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
A Winning Habit Oct 15, 2020

Montreal Canadiens: Jake Allen Extension Buys Time For Cayden Primeau

The Montreal Canadiens signed Jake Allen to an extension that will give Cayden Primeau lots of time to develop. The Montreal Canadiens made a somewhat surprising trade when they acquired Jake Allen from the St. Louis Blues. They handed over a third round pick to acquire a veteran who is capable of playing second fiddle […] Montreal Canadiens: Jake Allen Extension Buys Time For Cayden Primeau - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
CBC News Oct 14, 2020
Canadiens sign goaltender Jake Allen to 2-year extension

Canadiens sign goaltender Jake Allen to 2-year extension

The Montreal Canadiens have signed goaltender Jake Allen to a two-year contract extension. The deal, which kicks in for the 2021-22 campaign, is worth US$2.875 million per season.
Last Word on Hockey Oct 14, 2020

Jake Allen Signs Extension with Montreal Canadiens

Goaltender Jake Allen signed a two-year contract extension worth $5.75 million with the Montreal Candiens. This will pay him $2.875 million per season, lasting him through the 2022-23 season. Allen was acquired by the Canadiens in a trade with the St. Louis Blues on September 2nd. Canadiens sign goaltender Jake Allen to a two-year contract […] The post Jake Allen Signs Extension with Montreal Canadiens appeared first on Last Word on Hockey.
Montreal Gazette Oct 14, 2020

Canadiens, backup goalie Jake Allen strike deal on contract extension

Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced Wednesday that the team agreed to terms on a two-year contract extension with goaltender Jake Allen. The deal, which runs through the 2022-23 season, has an average annual value of US$2.875 million. The Canadiens acquired Allen, 30, from the St. Louis Blues on Sept. 2, along with...
Sportsnet.ca Oct 14, 2020
Canadiens sign goalie Jake Allen to two-year extension

Canadiens sign goalie Jake Allen to two-year extension

The Montreal Canadiens have signed goalie Jake Allen to a two-year, $5.75-million contract extension. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Eyes On The Prize Oct 14, 2020
Montreal Canadiens sign Jake Allen to two-year contract extension

Montreal Canadiens sign Jake Allen to two-year contract extension

Photo by Dave Sandford/NHLI via The backup goaltender position has been solidified. The Montreal Canadiens have signed goaltender Jake Allen to a two-year contract extension. Canadiens sign goaltender Jake Allen to a two-year contract extension.#GoHabsGo https://t.co/KwQmhlgPVT— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) October 14, 2020 The deal is for two years and has an average annual value of $2.875 million. Allen was acquired from the St. Louis Blues earlier this offseason, and his $4.35 million contract expires at the end of this season. He was set to become an unrestricted free...
A Winning Habit Oct 12, 2020

Montreal Canadiens: Dominik Kahun Would Be Smart Value Add For Habs

The Montreal Canadiens still have a few million to spend. Dominik Kahun would be a smart, cheap addition. The Montreal Canadiens have added a few pieces already this offseason. Jake Allen, Joel Edmundson and Josh Anderson have been acquired by general manager Marc Bergevin. This certainly makes the team deeper, but it might not be […] Montreal Canadiens: Dominik Kahun Would Be Smart Value Add For Habs - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
A Winning Habit Oct 11, 2020

Montreal Canadiens: Mike Hoffman Would Fill Huge Void For Habs

The Montreal Canadiens have been quiet through two days of free agency. Could they be waiting for Mike Hoffman? The Montreal Canadiens have been aggressive in making moves this offseason. Before the NHL Draft and free agency even arrived, they had added Jake Allen to take some pressure off starting goaltender Carey Price. Joel Edmundson […] Montreal Canadiens: Mike Hoffman Would Fill Huge Void For Habs - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
A Winning Habit Oct 10, 2020

Montreal Canadiens Rumour: Habs Still Looking For Goal Scoring Winger

The Montreal Canadiens were pretty quiet on day one of free agency. Will day two provide more fireworks? The Montreal Canadiens were very busy leading up to free agency. They added Jake Allen, Joel Edmundson and Josh Anderson via three separate trades leading up to the NHL Draft. Once the draft arrived, the team made […] Montreal Canadiens Rumour: Habs Still Looking For Goal Scoring Winger - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Montreal Gazette Oct 5, 2020

Habs finally land reliable backup in Jake Allen | HI/O Bonus

We’ve seen what a rested Carey Price can do, but being able to provide him with time to rest has been a recurring issue for the Montreal Canadiens. In this bonus episode, our Hockey Inside/Out panellists — Montreal Gazette columnist Stu Cowan, CBC Daybreak Montreal’s Jessica Rusnak and former Canadiens defenceman Rick Green — along with host Adam Susser discuss ...
A Winning Habit Oct 4, 2020

Montreal Canadiens: Michael Grabner Would Bring Value on Cheap Contract

The Montreal Canadiens need some depth forwards. Michael Grabner would be a smart target for the team. The Montreal Canadiens have some big needs this offseason. They needed a solid, reliable, veteran backup goaltender and they found one in Jake Allen. They didn’t really need another left defenceman that belongs on the second or third […] Montreal Canadiens: Michael Grabner Would Bring Value on Cheap Contract - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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