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Monday Habs Headlines: Brendan Gallagher should be safe as trade deadline looms

Here are your daily links, including Gallagher not on the chopping block, Scherbak finding his groove, and Les Canadiennes having some festival fun

Montreal Canadiens v Carolina Hurricanes Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty Images

Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • If Marc Bergevin was considering trading Brendan Gallagher, Saturday night’s match-up may have been enough to change his mind. [La Presse | Google Translate]
  • During the Predators’ visit to the Bell Centre on Saturday, Gallagher did everything in his power to keep a former teammate from stealing the show. [Sportsnet]
  • He’s been the highlight of this season, so what is Gallagher’s value next season? [Sportsnet]
  • Is Nikita Scherbak finally finding his groove with the Habs? [Montreal Gazette]
  • Laval Rocket winger Yannick Veilleux only has 50% vision in his left eye. [NHL]
  • Marie-Philip Poulin looks to replicate the golden Sochi goal while in Pyeongchang. [Yahoo]
  • Les Canadiennes had a little fun at the Montreal Snow Festival. [Twitter]
  • Gallagher and Galchenyuk show their support for Hockey Fights Cancer.

Around the league and elsewhere

  • Sidney Crosby has become the 95th player to reach the 400 goals milestone. [NHL]
  • Buffalo Sabres star Jack Eichel is out indefinitely with a high-ankle sprain. [Sportsnet]
  • Being surrounded by the opposing team didn’t stop Otto Somppi of the Halifax Mooseheads from finding the back of the net. [Twitter]
  • There’s been yet another call to the NHL Department of Player Safety as the KingsDustin Brown has been suspended one game after kneeing Mikhail Sergachev on Saturday. [LA Times]
  • This girl’s got mad skills!