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Monday Habs Headlines: Carey Price wins Lionel Conacher Award, named CP male athlete of the year.

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Here are your daily links, including Carey Price's new award, Habs prospect news, P.K. Subban's Winter Classic skates, World Juniors news, and more!

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Montreal Canadiens links:

  • Carey Price wins the Lionel Conacher Award and was named the Canadian Press male athlete of the year. [CBC]
  • Here are five logical reasons why the Canadiens are losing games. [EOTP]
  • Sure, you could say Michel Therrien has made some wrong decisions, but choosing to panic now would be a mistake. [RDS]
  • Mark Barberio was recalled by the Canadiens Sunday afternoon. [Canadiens]
  • Sven Andrighetto will be back in the Canadiens lineup tonight against the Tampa Bay Lightning. He was on a trio with Tomas Plekanec and Tomas Fleischmann at practice on Sunday. Devante Smith-Pelly will be a healthy scratch. [EOTP]
  • P.K. Subban got to show some of the boys his Winter Classic skates on Sunday:
  • Lars Eller played his 400th career NHL game on Saturday night, take a look at some of his career highlights. [EOTP]
  • The IceCaps won a 5-4 thriller on Sunday night against the Marlies. Team Captain Gabriel Dumont scored with 35 seconds left to win the game. [STJ]
  • The Finnish super trio, including former Canadien Saku Koivu, was honoured before the start of the World Junior tournament on Boxing Day. [IIHF]

Around the NHL and elsewhere:

  • Shannon Szabados registered her first career shutout in men's professional hockey. [CBC]
  • Team Denmark beat Team Switzerland on Sunday for their first regulation win in World Juniors history:
  • A member of the United States Navy returned home and surprised his daughters at intermission at the Lightning game on Saturday. [PuckDaddy]
  • Switzerland player, Chris Egli, was suspended three games for his violent hit to Team Sweden's William Nylander. [THN]
  • Jaroslav Halak was placed on the IR on Sunday due to an "upper-body" injury. [PHT]
  • Jake Muzzin was given a match penalty for his "butt-check" to the head of Boyd Gordon. [PuckDaddy]
  • Ryan Getzlaf feels that he is letting the Ducks down this season. [PHT]
  • Evander Kane is the subject of a sex offence investigation, that happened Sunday morning. [BN]
  • Cam Newton has inspired some members of the Team USA World Junior team. What do you think about "the dab" celebration? Is it too much? [EOH]