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Habs Eyes On The Prize Jun 21, 2017
Vegas Mock Expansion Drafts Roundup: No consensus among predicted Habs selections

Vegas Mock Expansion Drafts Roundup: No consensus among predicted Habs selections

The Habs have several enticing options, so who is headed to the desert after the draft? The Vegas expansion draft is upon us, meaning that teams are guaranteed to lose one player from their roster this evening. Whether that player is a long-time veteran, or an upcoming prospect varies from team to team. This is especially true in the case of the Montreal Canadiens who could say goodbye to one of their two long time players in Tomas Plekanec, or Alexei Emelin. There’s also the chance that their top prospect in Charles Hudon, or underrated defender Brandon Davidson heads to Nevada....
Habs Eyes On The Prize Jun 20, 2017
Tuesday Habs Headlines: Alex Galchenyuk trade talk persists

Tuesday Habs Headlines: Alex Galchenyuk trade talk persists

Here are your daily links including Galchenyuk rumors continue, McCarron’s off-season routine, and Johnston the smarty-pants Montreal News and Notes The Islanders have been talking to the Canadiens regarding Galchenyuk. [Newsday] GMs who are interested in Alex Galchenyuk have said that Marc Bergevin is looking for multiple assets in trade discussions. [Fan Rag] Dreger says GMs that have called on Galchenyuk say Bergevin wants multiple pieces.— Platinum Seat Ghosts (@3rdPeriodSuits) June 19, 2017 Martin Lemay believes the Vegas Knights will select Tomas Plekanec [TSN690] With two...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Jun 19, 2017
Trading with Vegas ahead of the expansion draft may be a wise investment for the Habs

Trading with Vegas ahead of the expansion draft may be a wise investment for the Habs

Using a draft pick to ensure a certain player gets picked might be the Habs’ best course of action With the NHL protected lists finally revealed to the public, the next few days should see a flurry of trades involving the Vegas Golden Knights, specifically in the goal of protecting players that were exposed to the expansion draft. In Montreal there were no real surprises, as Charles Hudon, Tomas Plekanec, Brandon Davidson, and Alexei Emelin were among the notable unprotected players. A reminder: some of the players you will see exposed today may already be protected in another fashion...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Jun 18, 2017
Exposing veteran Tomas Plekanec in the expansion draft is just business

Exposing veteran Tomas Plekanec in the expansion draft is just business

History has shown that loyalty rarely comes into play when deciding on a protection list Tomas Plekanec has been left exposed by the Montreal Canadiens for the upcoming expansion draft, in a move that surprised very few fans. In a case of “what have you done for me lately?” past contributions to the team are distant foggy memories in favour of the difficulties of the previous season. The unfortunate reality is that the Canadiens had to protect their best assets headed into the future, and despite a long and loyal stint with the organization that lasted 13 seasons, the Canadiens were...
Thursday Habs Headlines: Tomas Plekanec a positive influence on Artturi Lehkonen

Thursday Habs Headlines: Tomas Plekanec a positive influence on Artturi Lehkonen

Here are your daily links, including Plekanec’s mentoring of Artturi Lehkonen and whether Alexander Radulov will return. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Ismo Lehkonen, father of Artturi, expressed his gratitude to Tomas Plekanec for taking his son under his wing. [La Presse] The Habs Lunch panel discusses whether Marc Bergevin will be able to re-sign Alexander Radulov this summer. [TSN 690] A French-Canadian, Stefan Leblanc is excited to return to his roots with the Laval Rocket next season. [TVA] Formula One driver Valtteri Bottas tried his hand at driving the zamboni for the...

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