Montreal Canadiens news and notes
- Saturday was the final day of the World Junior Championship Summer Showcase, and the Habs’ prospects had another solid showing, including Joni Ikonen’s hat trick in Finland’s game against Sweden.
- His first two goals came from the exact same spot:
Here's Ikonen's other goal from the same spot. pic.twitter.com/FEOHtfoRHv— Marc Dumont (@MarcPDumont) August 5, 2017
- Ikonen’s coach called him one of Finland’s standout players from the tournament. [Twitter]
- Ryan Poehling followed up his stellar Friday performance with a powerplay goal against Team Canada on Saturday.
- A few Canadiens players spent the weekend sharpening their ball hockey skills.
- Jonathan Drouin is a big Roger Federer fan. [Twitter]
- WWE’s Sami Zayn might be on the road, but he still cheers for the Habs. [TSN 690]
- Andrew Shaw talks about what he expects from the upcoming season, and answers a few more fan questions. [Canadiens]