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Friday Habs Headlines: Michel Therrien’s evolution

Here are your daily headlines, including praise for the head coach, locker room talk from Max Pacioretty, and more

Boston Bruins v Montreal Canadiens Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images

Montreal Canadiens news and notes:

  • Second-year captain Max Pacioretty Q&A with LeBrun: No egos on this team. []
  • Michel Therrien has evolved since he left Pittsburgh, according to Darren Dreger. [TSN690]
  • The Canadiens’ investment in hockey data analysis is starting to pay off. [JdM]
  • Al Montoya is set to have the start in Columbus tonight, in the first meeting between those two teams since, you know.
  • Should the Habs consider retiring Markov’s number? [TSN 690]

Around the League and elsewhere:

  • Jaromir Jagr now has sole possession of second place among the NHL’s all-time scorers, behind only Wayne Gretzy [CBC Sports]
  • The Arizona trip will be more than just a homecoming for Auston Matthews [National Post]
  • The Edmonton Oilers could lead the Pacific Division by December 25 [Edmonton Journal]
  • Ottawa Senators’ Curtis Lazar practices patience; confident points will come [Ottawa Citizen]