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Tuesday Habs Headlines: Alexander Radulov has arrived

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Alexander Radulov is finally in Montreal, and looking forward to playing here, Carey Price has no lingering effects from last year's MCL injury, and more.

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • Alexander Radulov waited an extra week for his visa, but he's here now, baby! Watch his first full scrum as a Hab (Spoiler: there is a heavy 'missing curfew' focus) [Canadiens.com]
  • Not only is he here, he thinks he's with the right team to win the Cup [CBC News]
  • He's really here!
  • Meet the new guy (Video) [Canadiens.com]
  • 30-year-old Radulov is fully aware he has things to prove, and he is ready [Sportsnet]
  • And since you can't talk about Radulov without mentioning breaking curfew or Patrick Roy, here's a piece that satisfies the latter [La Presse]
  • Habs fans seem excited:

  • And in yet more 'new Canadiens' news, Carey Price took some time to talk about Shea Weber and how, despite fans missing P.K. Subban, "There's not a team in the NHL that wouldn't want Shea Weber."  [NHL.com]
  • Price is also feeling really good and is ready to rock [NHL.com]

Around the League and elsewhere

  • Connor McDavid is turning 20 in the new year, and will take advantage of this season to prove to everyone that he isn't a kid anymore [Globe and Mail]
  • The Leafs signed UFA Jhonas Enroth to back up Frederik Andersen, and I literally just found out Bernier got traded [NHL.com]
  • On Alexander Radulov Day, the Leafs also invited Brandon Prust to training camp on a PTO. Pinch me.
  • There was and is so much hype surrounding Jimmy Vesey, but Scott Cullen is here to rain on Rangers' fans parade a little bit [TSN 1290]
  • Yahoo Sports projected the NHL's top-25 centres for the upcoming season. This one's under the 'elsewhere' heading because, well, you know why [Yahoo!]