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Tuesday Habs Headlines: Elite Skills and Holiday Spirit

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Kotkaniemi displays his skills, his father visits Montreal, Carey Price makes a young fan's night, CWHL All-Stars, Bob Cole and more in today's links

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Enjoy Jesperi Kotkaniemi displaying impressive stickhandling and agility in the most recent HabsTV video. [YouTube]
  • Mikael Kotkaniemi is in Montreal, and he couldn’t be prouder of his son. [Canadiens]
  • Carey Price does Carey Price things in Chicago both during and after the game. [NHL]
  • Laval recalls Phélix Martineau and Morgan Adams-Moisan. [Twitter]
  • Marie-Philip Poulin and Hilary Knight teamed up with Bauer to bring some holiday cheer to the kids at Montreal Children's Hospital. [Instagram]
  • In case you need some reasons to vote for Ann-Sophie Bettez for CWHL All Star captain, teammate Erin Ambrose has a list. [Twitter]
  • Xavier Ouellet has arrived in Laval, and has a new number. [Instagram]
  • It has been announced that the Seattle Expansion draft will be held in 2021 not 2020, so how will that affect the Habs? [The Athletic]

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • Aleksander Barkov is the king of drawing penalties. [TSN]
  • Oliver Kylington is out to prove that he belongs in the NHL despite obstacles. [EP Rinkside]
  • Despite losing Antti Raanta, the Coyotes are not looking for a trade. [NHL]
  • The Scrum Podcast holds their own hockey awards show. [SoundCloud]
  • Fans of the Oilers and Flames can't often cheer for the same thing, but they did for Bob Cole. [Sportsnet]
  • Meet the women who will lace up for team Canada in Japan this January at the U18 Women's World Championship. [Twitter]