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Thursday Habs Headlines: How the slide rule will affect Montreal's prospects

Here are your daily links, including how the 'slide rule' will affect Montreal's prospects, what the Canadiens should do this summer and how to become a hockey fan.

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Which Canadiens' prospects will be affected by the 'slide rule' and how will this rule impact the team's salary cap situation? [HabsWorld]
  • What moves should the Montreal Canadiens consider making this offseason and should these moves involve targeting Steven Stamkos? [TSN 690]
  • The decision to leave Alex Galchenyuk off Team North America left the Steve Dangle Podcast crew scratching their heads. [SDP]
  • Tomas Plekanec shares his thoughts on the cities he visits, while on the road! [Canadiens]
  • Martin Reway will meet at least one familiar face at Canadiens training camp. [Instagram]
  • When will baby Price be draft eligible? Asking for a friend:

Around The League and Elsewhere

  • So you want to be a hockey fan, eh? Well, all you need to do is follow these ten (not so) simple steps! [Down Goes Brown | The Guardian]
  • Matthew Tkachuk is slowly making a case for himself to picked amongst the first five spots during this year's draft. [Sportsnet]
  • The NHL’s failure to understand why Canadians love hockey may have long term implications on the sport’s popularity in Canada. [Globe & Mail]
  • The San Jose Sharks inaugural season involved a combination of strange drafts, team relocations and Guy Lafleur. [Down Goes Brown | The Hockey News]
  • Former Pittsburgh Penguin Colby Armstrong is excited to able to cover this year's Stanley Cup finals and reflected on his own playoff experiences. [NHL]
  • Former NHL player Stephen Peat believes that he is now suffering from the after effects of being an enforcer in the league.  [NY Times]
  • The Arizona Coyotes have opted to take a supplemental draft pick, in exchange for letting former first-round pick Conner Bleackley re-enter this year's draft. [NHL]
  • The St. Louis Blues will be without the services of two assistant coaches next season: