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Wednesday Habs Headlines: Marc Bergevin is sticking to his plan

Here are your daily links covering the Canadiens and the league, including Marc Bergevin's cautious optimism, excitement over 3-on-3 overtime, and pranking John Tortorella.

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Marc Bergevin shared his thoughts on the Canadiens' powerplay woes, the decision to name a captain, and playing Galchenyuk at centre this season, with Bob McKenzie. [TSN]
  • Although 3-on-3 overtime may not have gone in the Canadiens' favour last night, they are still excited about it nonetheless. [Sportsnet]
  • Both Michel Therrien and Marc Bergevin stress that regardless of which group players may fall into, individual performances are what matter most. [La Presse]
  • In light of Todd Ewen's untimely passing, questions have once again risen about the role of fighting in hockey. [National Post]
  • Former Montreal Canadien Guy Carbonneau believes that while fighting is slowly being weeded out of the NHL, stricter penalties should be handed out to players who engage in them. [Montreal Gazette]
  • Why isn't Newsy Lalonde's jersey hanging from the rafters of the Bell Centre yet? [Seaway News]

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