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Thursday Habs Headlines: Does David Desharnais hold any trade value?

Here are your daily links, including why David Desharnais still has value, Brendan Gallagher's father talking about his son and who will win the Conn Smythe?

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • The Habs might find a suitor if they attempt to trade David Desharnais. [TSN 690]
  • Brendan Gallagher 's father, Ian Gallagher chimed in on his son's NHL career and insists that it was not special parenting which led to Brendan getting to where he is now. [Canadiens]
  • Guy Lafleur opined on Montreal's goalscoring woes and believes that Alex Galchenyuk is the key to the Canadiens' success in that department. [Montreal Gazette]
  • A school bearing the name of the late Jean Béliveau was opened in East Gwillimbury, and Élise Béliveau was in attendance for the ceremony. [York Region]
  • The Montreal Canadiens own or share 5 of the 10 most unbreakable Cup final records! [Yahoo Sports]
  • P.K. Subban sent a Canadiens fan a very special birthday gift! [CBC]
  • The newest Ice Level podcast involves listening to the crew react to two former Canadiens. [EOTP]
  • Max Friberg is putting his free time to good use:

Around The League and Elsewhere

  • It has been a long and tough journey to get back to the Stanley Cup Finals, but the Pittsburgh Penguins are determined to make it count by winning hockey's ultimate prize. [NHL]
  • No one on the Pittsburgh Penguins has preserved more than 21-year old Olli Maatta. The young defenseman who survived a plethora serious health problems, is playing his best hockey during the finals. [Sportsnet]
  • With the Pittsburgh Penguins sitting just one win away from the Stanley Cup, which player is making the strongest case for the Conn Smythe Trophy? [Puck DaddyCBCPensburgh]
  • Speaking of which, the Stanley Cup and the Conn Smythe Trophy will both be in attendance for today's game. [Instagram]
  • The NHL continues to act on the Dennis Wideman situation:
  • Ben Scrivens can't wait to unveil his new article: