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Wednesday Habs Headlines: Tomas Plekanec isn't worried about his expiring contract

Here's your daily dose of Habs info, including several talking points from veteran Tomas Plekanec, players reporting to Brossard, the endless captaincy debate, and more

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • "A thousand times" is what Tomas Plekanec answered when he was asked how often questions regarding his contract status would come up this season. [Sportsnet]
  • The Habs haven't approached Plekanec's agent about extending his contract yet. [LeBrun]
  • The turtleneck assassin had this to say about Montreal's offensive strategy
  • As the season approaches, several players reported to Brossard, including Alex Galchenyuk, Lars Eller, Jacob de la Rose, Zack Kassian, Dale Weise, and more. [Twitter][Player List]
  • Zachary Fucale and Mike Condon played the role of goaltenders during the practice session
  • Another article about the captain debate. [JdM]
  • Just like the veterans, the rookies are excited to get going [Simon Bourque]

Around The League and Elsewhere

  • The Carolina Hurricanes' transition tactics are making up for a weak roster. [SportLogiq]
  • Steven Stamkos had high praise for Connor McDavid [Twitter]
  • The Hawks won't be the same without Sharp, and his former teammates know it. [The Score]
  • The Dallas Stars alumni are set to host the Israeli National Team during a charity game. [Defending Big D]
  • Jakub Voracek is set to donate a lot of money this season [The Score]