Friday Habs Links: Bergevin looking to trade up at the draft

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Montreal Canadiens Links

Last night the panel on Ice Level discussed buyouts, how to improve the Habs in free agency, and the guys to stay away from in free agency. Give it a listen.

You should also listen to this Dale Weise interview with CBC, as the newly signed forward has become quite the quote machine.

Kelsey Patterson has the story of Guy Lapointe learning his number would be retired.

The Canadiens may lose Gerard Gallant to the Panthers as soon as today.

Marc Bergevin has let it be known that he wants to improve his draft position, though he doesn't know in what way until he sees what's happening on the floor.

P.K. Subban will be a red carpet and backstage reporter for the NHL at the NHL awards on Tuesday. He does everything.

Around the NHL

Beloved former Hab Saku Koivu will not be offered a new contract in Anaheim, which leads to speculation that he might retire.

Sharks fans are really angry right now.

Maybe it's because there's a slight chance the Sharks could be moving?

Bill Peters was hired as the new head coach of the Hurricanes. Who is that you say? A Red Wings assistant. Those always work out... right?

Matt Niskanen is likely to be the most highly sought defenseman on the free agent market this summer, which means he's going to be insanely overvalued.

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