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Wednesday Habs Headlines: Michel Therrien is convinced he can bring the Habs a 25th Stanley Cup

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Here are your daily links, including Michel Therrien's thoughts on his team, an update on what's going on between the Canadiens and Vadim Shipachyov, and time is running out for the St. Louis Blues.

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Coach Michel Therrien reflected on how his team performed last season and offered his thoughts on the growth of both Brendan Gallagher and Alex Galchenyuk. He also mentioned that he met with several players over the summer and will be meeting with Max Pacioretty today. [91.9 Sport]
  • How did this iconic image from the Canadiens' 23rd Stanley Cup victory, come about?
  • Defenseman Mark Barberio shared which traits his ultimate hockey player would have. [Canadiens]
  • The Canadiens are still interested in obtaining the services of Vadim Shipachyov:
  • In 1985, a promising young goaltender helped Montreal’s AHL affiliate win the Calder Cup:

  • Andrei Kostitsyn will not be playing in the NHL this year:
  • What are you waiting for? Go meet Youppi!

Around The League and Elsewhere

  • Time is running out for the St. Louis Blues. After having squandered a early lead and game five to the San Jose Sharks, the Blues now find themselves on the brink of elimination. [SB Nation]
  • A pair of passionate Tampa Bay Lightning fans have named their daughter after Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov. [NHL]
  • The Boston Bruins have handed defenseman Kevan Miller to a 4 year, $10 million contract extension. [SCOC]
  • Former Toronto Maple Leafs head coach John Brophy was truly a one of a kind hockey presence. [Down Goes Brown | Sportsnet]
  • Check out how Team North America’s World Cup roster is expected to look! Montreal’s lone representative, Alex Galchenyuk, is expected to be slotted into left wing on the third line. [NHL]
  • Please keep Tragically Hip singer Gord Downie in your thoughts and prayers. Downie was diagnosed with an incurable form of brain cancer. [CBCYouTube]
  • Team Canada's Rebecca Johnston is busy training with teammates Jill Saulnier and Marie-Philip Poulin:
  • Doug Jarvis was the latest casualty of the Boston Bruins assistant coach firing spree: