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Sunday Habs Headlines: Michael Bournival out indefinitely with post-concussion syndrome

Here are your daily links from the Habs and around the league, including the injury of Michael Bournival, Eller's performance on the wing, and some possible line combinations as we draw closer to the pre-season.

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Following news that Habs forward Michael Bournival would miss the beginning of training camp with concussion issues, it now looks as though he will be out for the foreseeable future:
  • Newly appointed left winger Lars Eller was among those who spoke to the media following Saturday's intrasquad scrimmage. [Canadiens.com]
  • Make sure to check out all of the highlights from that intrasquad game, including a couple of goals from Eller himself. [EOTP]
  • There has been much discussion surrounding the Canadiens' forward lines heading into the pre-season, and the crew at TSN 690 put together some possible combinations. [TSN 690]
  • More on the announcement of the Habs 29th captain: Max Pacioretty spoke about the influence of Saku Koivu, Brian Gionta, and Jean Beliveau. [Canadiens.com]
  • In just his fourth season with the club, Brendan Gallagher will serve as an alternate captain for the Canadiens in 2015-16, but he knows he has to remain the same player. [RDS]
  • In some touching news, P.K. Subban has inspired a young fan with his donation to the Montreal Children's Hospital. [CBC]

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • People are excited about the NHL's 3-on-3 overtime format... except goalies, of course. [Puck Daddy]
  • The Edmonton Oilers and young blue-liner Oscar Klefbom are looking to finalize a seven-year contract extension. [Pro Hockey Talk]
  • Following his early exit from Islanders training camp on Friday, Josh Ho-Sang was the subject of some tough words from GM Garth Snow. [Eye on Hockey]
  • The Niagara Ice Dogs GM weighed in on Ho-Sang's situation as well. [Lighthouse Hockey]