Montreal Canadiens news and notes
- Some of the Canadiens are back on the ice, getting a head start on the upcoming training camp.
Un beau petit groupe à Brossard ce matin! / A nice group of guys in Brossard this morning! #GoHabsGo pic.twitter.com/ffREOPXaCi— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) August 8, 2016
- Shea Weber was welcomed to Montreal for the first time since being acquired by the Canadiens [NHL.com]
- Weber isn't just in Montreal for some leisurely golfing, he's getting some reps in while he's here!
Bienvenue à Montréal Shea! Tout d'abord: / Welcome to Montreal Shea! First off: . #GoHabsGo pic.twitter.com/MeU8ote80v— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) August 8, 2016
- Check out the silky mitts of Artturi Lehkonen during SHL pre-season action. [Twitter]
- The Brampton Beast are having a contest, and you can win a Carey Price Winter Classic jersey, just like the one he wore in the win in Foxbo... wait. [Brampton Beast]
Around the league and elsewhere
- Statistics are used in an attempt to predict which players and teams and most likely to achieve success. Now that the season is over and all results are now history, which teams outperformed their predictive analytics in 2015-16? [NHL Numbers]
- The Buffalo Sabres were yesterday's focus in NHL.com 30 teams in 30 days. [NHL.com]
- Jacques Martin was all smiles on his day with the Stanley Cup [Twitter]