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Thursday Habs Headlines: A busy trade deadline day for the Canadiens

Your daily links, including analysis of Montreal’s trades, P.K. Subban is back in town, Brendan Gallagher gets pulled over and more.

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Trade deadline has come and gone, and we grade Marc Bergevin’s transactions. [HabsEOTP]
  • Steve Ott was traded overnight and already seems excited to be part of the Canadiens. [Montreal Canadiens]
  • The prices for higher end talent were too steep for Bergevin, who instead focused on depth moves. [La Presse]
  • Indeed, the Habs’ GM could make a big splash, but it’ll have to wait. [RDS]
  • Brendan Gallagher joined Conor McKenna and our very own Marc Dumont to talk about trade deadline day. [TSN 690]
  • The interview may have lasted longer but logistics got complicated. [Marc Dumont]
  • David Desharnais addressed media on Wednesday as he left Montreal to join the Edmonton Oilers. [Montreal Canadiens]
  • The result of the day’s deals was a bigger, gritter roster. [TSN]
  • The players acquired on Wednesday aren’t marquis players, and the Canadiens will hope they will all benefit from a change of address. [Sportsnet]
  • It’s a new calendar month, so if you’ve not already, get your March Habs calendars here. [Montreal Canadiens]
  • In the AHL, Chris Terry was voted player of the month of February. [St. John’s IceCaps]
  • The Windsor Spitfires have selected Habs’ prospect Jeremiah Addison as co-captain of the team. [Windsor Spitfires]
  • Les Canadiennes’ Kim Deschênes shows off her top shelf backhand shot. [Montreal Canadiens]

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • Go behind the scenes and look at all the players who come together to make a deadline day happen. [Sportsnet]
  • P.K. Subban is back in Montreal, as the Nashville Predators will face the Canadiens Thursday night. Subban spoke to the press a day before his emotional return and he’s as smooth as ever. [Montreal Gazette]
  • Subban is now in control of his narrative. [Sportsnet]
  • Now, it’s official, the Las Vegas Golden Knights are really an NHL team as of March 1st. [NHL]
  • Joe Juneau has done a lot for hockey in the great white North since retiring. [NHL]
  • Pegula Sports Entertainment issued a statement about recent rumours. [Rob Sanderson]