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Wednesday Habs Headlines: Brendan Gallagher’s odd friendship with Brad Marchand

Here are your daily links, including how Brendan Gallagher became friends with the Bruins pest, why the St. John’s IceCaps are getting younger and how the Pittsburgh Penguins are spending their days with the Stanley Cup.

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Brendan Gallagher opens up about his unlikely friendship with Boston Bruins agitator Brad Marchand, trying to convince Milan Lucic to join the Canadiens, and what he believes Shea Weber will bring to the team. [NHL | Part OnePart Two]
  • David Desharnais is working towards becoming a more consistent scoring threat next season. [Canadiens]
  • Our very own Jared Book looks into how discussions surrounding analytics in hockey tends to be too combative in nature, using the Subban trade as a prime example. [Lowdown With Lowetide]
  • The St. John’s IceCaps are poised to ice an even younger roster then they did last season, in what is likely to be the team’s last season in Newfoundland. [The Telegram]
  • Michael McCarron has spent the summer focusing on getting his body into peak, NHL-ready condition. [NHL]
  • Charles Hudon spent time teaching young hockey players:

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