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Monday Habs Headlines: Hockey needs more people like P.K. Subban.

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Here are your daily links, including why hockey needs more players like P.K. Subban, Tokarski or Condon, Leafs logo rumours, and more.

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Montreal Canadiens links:

  • Hockey needs more people like P.K. Subban. On and off the ice, he is someone you can look up to. [Sportsnet]
  • Does Dustin Tokarski deserve to get the start again Tuesday, or do you go back to Mike Condon? [TSN690]
  • Canadiens goalie Mike Condon prepared for pressure after his journey to Montreal. [ESPN]
  • With Alexander Semin being released from the Canadiens, Sven Andrighetto has never been so close to a full-time position with the Canadiens. [JDM]
  • Dale Weise sat down with Scott Oake and shared his love for his family, hockey, and even a few bars from the famous "Let It Go" Canadiens Christmas video. [SN]
  • Max Pacioretty leads the NHL in game winning goals since 2013-14 with 25:
  • Brendan Gallagher and Nathan Beaulieu visited Santa on Sunday. [Instagram]
  • Speaking of Gallagher, his 11 days of Christmas starts today. Head to his Facebook page to find out more. [Gallagher]
  • Nikita Scherbak and Michael McCarron battle it out in a new drawing duel, and they should probably stick to playing hockey. [Canadiens]
  • Goal scoring has gone dry for the St. John's IceCaps, but they do have half of their top six in Montreal at the moment. [Telegram]

Around the NHL and elsewhere:

  • It is rumoured that the Toronto Maple Leafs will be getting a new logo and new uniforms in 2016-17 for their 100th season. [PPP]
  • Take a look at how the standings would look if the NHL ran a three point regulation win system. [Hockey Standings]
  • Senators coach Dave Cameron was "shocked" after the 1st period in Montreal on Saturday night. [PHT]
  • Ryan Reaves scored a goal for St. Louis on Saturday night, and finally brought "the dab" to the NHL. [EOH]
  • Tampa Bay is playing Toronto this week. Brace yourselves for Stamkos to Toronto rumours. [PHT]
  • Can Mike Sullivan turn the Penguins around, or are they doomed? [Puck Daddy]
  • A new NHL-NHLPA war is brewing over expansion draft rules. [NYP]
  • Ray Shero isn't looking to add "rental" players to the Devils surprising season. [Puck Daddy]
  • Steve Mason might still be the Flyers #1 goalie, but coach Hakstol isn't afraid to play the hot hand. [Philly.com]
  • Getting to know Jeff Blashill's system: the power play. [WIIM]