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Montreal Canadiens: Open-endedness with the Max Pacioretty situation

Max Pacioretty is the next likely candidate to be moved from the Montreal Canadiens, but is it possible he remains with the team for next season? Marc Bergevin spoke with media Saturday talking about his new forward for the Montreal Canadiens in Max Domi. He said the things that many expected if you’ve seen him […] Montreal Canadiens: Open-endedness with the Max Pacioretty situation - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Eyes On The Prize Jun 16, 2018
Bergevin expects Pacioretty to be with the Canadiens in 2018-19

Bergevin expects Pacioretty to be with the Canadiens in 2018-19

The general manager mentioned his captain during a media scrum on Saturday. While meeting the press to discuss Friday night’s exchange of Alex Galchenyuk for Max Domi, Marc Bergevin discussed Max Pacioretty’s status for next season: #Habs GM Marc Bergevin still has policy of not talking about contract negotiations but says at this point he expects captain Max Pacioretty to be back with the team next season. #HabsIO— Stu Cowan (@StuCowan1) June 16, 2018 Pacioretty had been rumoured to be available in trade with one year left on his contract, and as the season wound down it seemed...
Editor In Leaf Jun 11, 2018

Toronto Maple Leafs: Is Max Pacioretty a JVR Replacement?

The Toronto Maple Leafs should stay out of the Max Pacioretty trade talks. As a Toronto Maple Leafs fan and blogger, I have nothing but respect for Pacioretty. I’ve seen him play the Toronto Maple Leafs countless times. He’s been a great leader and an impact player for divisional foe, the Montreal Canadiens. While he […] Toronto Maple Leafs: Is Max Pacioretty a JVR Replacement? - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
A Winning Habit Jun 11, 2018

Montreal Canadiens: The difficult part of being a general manager

The best NHL GMs are the most ruthless and Marc Bergevin may find himself in that position with the Montreal Canadiens when it comes to Max Pacioretty. There are moments in any team’s tenure when the general manager has to make a tough decision. Stan Bowman has been down that road several times with the […] Montreal Canadiens: The difficult part of being a general manager - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Eyes On The Prize Jun 11, 2018
Links: Habs take in F1 festivites

Links: Habs take in F1 festivites

Here are your daily links including the firing of an armature scout, Habs at the Grand Prix, and remembering 1993 Montreal Canadiens news and notes A Habs spotting at the F1 Grand Prix du Canada Photo de famille #CH - #Mclaren : Scherbak, Pacioretty, Alonso, Byron et Vandoorne. #GpCanada #montreal pic.twitter.com/sLvhLLNfor— Antoine Deshaies (@antoinedeshaies) June 10, 2018 Shirt swap time with @CanadiensMTL. #CanadianGP pic.twitter.com/OcVp9Hfrif— McLaren (@McLarenF1) June 10, 2018 With less than two weeks to go before the NHL Draft, the Canadiens have fired one of...
Eyes On The Prize Jun 10, 2018
Links: Pacioretty remains the team’s most valuable trade piece

Links: Pacioretty remains the team’s most valuable trade piece

In today’s links, the captain is among those likely to be dealt, Deslauriers’ plans for next season, and what the Washington Capitals have been up to since their win. Montreal Canadiens news and notes Max Pacioretty’s name is near the top of the list of those of players who may be moved this off-season. [Sportsnet] Despite the disappointing end to last season, Nicolas Deslauriers is planning on doing everything he can to help get the Canadiens back into the playoffs next year. [Journal de Montreal] Though 25 years have passed since the Canadiens last lifted the Stanley Cup,...
Montreal Gazette Jun 7, 2018

Canadiens' Max Pacioretty and Alex Galchnyuk both on TSN's Trade Bait board

Former Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban, now with the Nashville Predators, also interestingly makes the list at No. 10.
Eyes On The Prize Jun 6, 2018
Links: The Canadiens will define the 2018 NHL Draft

Links: The Canadiens will define the 2018 NHL Draft

In today’s links, the Habs will play the defining role in the 2018 draft, looking back at 1993, and the Stanley Cup Final is nearing a possible conclusion. Montreal Canadiens news and notes The Montreal Canadiens will define the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. [The Hockey Writers] Taking a closer look at NHL Combine results. [Montreal Canadiens] 20 players who could be on the move this offseason, including Max Pacioretty and Alex Galchenyuk. [The Athletic] Katia Clement-Heydra demonstrates the snap shot in this edition of Skills and Drills with Les Canadiennes. [Montreal Canadiens] Jacques Demers...
The Hockey Writers Jun 3, 2018

Re-Signing Pacioretty Could Backfire

As far as bad ideas go, re-signing Max Pacioretty wouldn’t even rank on Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin’s list. That’s not even because Bergevin’s had some pretty, let’s say, “interesting” impulses in the recent past. Without reading too much into it, getting Pacioretty under a new contract would simply be a good thing. But […] The post Re-Signing Pacioretty Could Backfire appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
A Winning Habit Jun 3, 2018

Montreal Canadiens: A signed Max Pacioretty has more trade value

The Montreal Canadiens may choose to go the sign-and-trade route with Max Pacioretty which could change how teams approach a deal to acquire him. Similar to offer sheets, the sign-and-trade is something often discussed that rarely happens. Signing or extending a player to immediately move them to another team is usually seen in the NBA. […] Montreal Canadiens: A signed Max Pacioretty has more trade value - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Eyes On The Prize Jun 3, 2018
Links: Are Habs considering a sign-and-trade of Pacioretty?

Links: Are Habs considering a sign-and-trade of Pacioretty?

In today’s links, the plan for Pacioretty, who should Montreal draft, and the Washington Capitals pull ahead. Montreal Canadiens news and notes The Canadiens and Max Pacioretty’s agent are reportedly in the preliminary stages of a contract extension. [EOTP] Is it the first step in a sign-and-trade of the captain? [Sportsnet] Post-expansion blues hurt the Canadiens even back during the 1969-70 season. [The Hockey Writers] Phillip Danault opened up about how his contract situation affected him throughout the year. [RDS] Potential third overall pick Filip Zadina wouldn’t mind being...
Sportsnet.ca Jun 2, 2018
Is a sign and trade possible for Canadiens’ Max Pacioretty?

Is a sign and trade possible for Canadiens’ Max Pacioretty?

While Max Pacioretty remains with the Canadiens for now, Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman is reporting that teams have begun to call general manager Marc Bergevin about his captain. The post Is a sign and trade possible for Canadiens’ Max Pacioretty? appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Montreal Gazette Jun 2, 2018

Canadiens GM talks with Max Pacioretty's agent about contract extension

TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger reported on Friday that Marc Bergevin has had preliminary talks with agent Pat Brisson about Habs' captain.
Eyes On The Prize Jun 2, 2018
Report: Discussions have begun on potential Pacioretty extension

Report: Discussions have begun on potential Pacioretty extension

After months of trade rumours and speculation, the possibility of the captain staying with the Habs seems to be on the table. In a news roundup, the TSN insiders discussed potential trades and free agent targets to watch once the season comes to an end. At the conclusion of a segment about players like John Tavares, Oliver Ekman-Larsson, and Phil Kessel, Darren Dreger mentioned that preliminary discussions have begun between Marc Bergevin and Max Pacioretty’s representative, Pat Brisson, on a potential contract extension. Pacioretty’s name had been mentioned in trade rumours since about...
A Winning Habit Jun 2, 2018

Montreal Canadiens: Contract talks with Pacioretty and Plekanec

According to Darren Dreger, there have been early contract talks with Max Pacioretty, and interest for a Tomas Plekanec return to the Montreal Canadiens. Insider Trading is always one of the best platforms to get the inside scoop on the NHL. Fortunately for Montreal Canadiens fans, there was some information surrounding the team. The Max Pacioretty […] Montreal Canadiens: Contract talks with Pacioretty and Plekanec - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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