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Monday Habs Headlines: The age-old question — to tank, or not to tank

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Here are your daily links including tanking possibilities, Price back on the ice, Hudon not 100%, and Habs prospects head to the NCAA tournament

Montreal Canadiens v Toronto Maple Leafs Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images

Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • With Geoff Molson continuing to give Bergevin his stamp of approval it’s time to answer the age-old question — to tank, or not to tank? [Montreal Gazette]
  • Carey Price was back on the ice Sunday after helplessly watching Charlie Lindgren get peppered with 49 shots on Saturday night. [Journal de Montreal]
  • Four Habs prospects will compete in the 2018 NCAA Men’s Hockey Tournament that begins next weekend. [NHL]
  • Charles Hudon admits he hasn’t been 100% since the start of the season. [Journal de Montreal]
  • The Laval Rocket released three players from their PTO on Sunday. [Journal de Montreal]
  • Lack of commitment knocks the Habs penalty kill down to the 28th spot. [Montreal Gazette]
  • Hey look! The Habs made it to #1.

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • Andreas Johnsson was quite excited to score his first NHL goal against the Canadiens on Saturday night. [The Star]
  • A St. Louis Blues fan, who’s battling cancer, popped the question to his girlfriend at the game during a live television interview. [NHL]
  • Seems romance was in the air this weekend. A couple tied the knot at the PNC Arena before the Carolina Hurricanes faced off against the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday. [NHL]
  • Brent Burns took time out to sign a stick for a little hockey fan who came to the game sporting a beard of his own.