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Saturday Habs Headlines: Darren Dreger believes John Tavares would be interested in playing for the Montreal Canadiens

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In today’s links, the possibility of adding one of the league’s top centres is discussed, Fucale on the trade block, Drouin’s offence, Olympic news, and more.

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • Darren Dreger believes that John Tavares would be interested in playing for the Canadiens. [FanRag Sports]
  • The Habs reportedly attempted to trade Zachary Fucale in recent days, but with no taker, the decision was made to move him to the ECHL. [TVA Sports]
  • If the Canadiens are looking to get more offence out of Jonathan Drouin, moving him back to wing may be the answer. [Sportsnet]
  • With Brett Lernout’s recall to the Canadiens, Noah Juulsen gets a chance to play with Matt Taormina, which should only benefit the rookie blue-liner. [The Athletic]
  • Three members of Les Canadiennes have been named to Team Canada for the 2018 Winter Olympics. [EOTP]

Around the league and elsewhere

  • It looked like Team USA had the advantage going into the women’s hockey tournament at the Olympics, but a stellar performance from Canada in their tune-up series has the US searching for solutions. [The Ice Garden]
  • Kendra Fisher details the debilitating mental illness that robbed 10 years of her life, in hopes of helping someone else suffering the same condition. [The Players’ Tribune]
  • P.K. Subban released this year’s holiday video: