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Monday Habs Headlines: The Canadiens are once again showing interest in Charlie Coyle

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In today’s links, Montreal is circling back on an old rumour, Kulak’s strong play continues, Lehkonen needs to help the team with offence, and more.

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • There were rumours of interest last season, but it seems the Canadiens are still making calls to the Minnesota Wild regarding forward Charlie Coyle. [Twitter | The Athletic - Minnesota]
  • On his weekly radio hit, our Andrew Zadarnowski discussed the emergence of Jonathan Drouin. [TSN690]
  • Brett Kulak continues to work very well with Shea Weber. [Montreal Gazette]
  • Artturi Lehkonen hasn’t had much success scoring goals, and that will have to change if the Canadiens are going to survive a few cold spells during the season.[Sportsnet]
  • Before joining the Canadiens, Phillip Danault had received some important lessons from Jonathan Toews and Yanic Perreault. [Canadiens.com]
  • Read about what Brian Savage has been up to since his time in Montreal. [Canadiens.com]
  • Les Canadiennes are in China ready to take on Shenzhen:

Around the league and elsewhere

  • Is the NHL gearing up for flurry of transactions before the holiday break? Plenty of rumours are swirling two months in. [Sportsnet]
  • After a surgical procedure, Antti Raanta may be forced to miss the remainder of the season for the Arizona Coyotes. [TSN]
  • Zach Hyman will sit out for two games for his hit on Charlie McAvoy. [DoPS]