Montreal Canadiens news and notes
- Would impending UFA Tyler Seguin want to play for the Canadiens? [Montreal Gazette]
- Catching up with Kenny Agostino, who is hoping to impress the Habs brass at training camp. [Montreal Canadiens]
- The Canadiens and Ottawa Senators could learn from how the San Antonio Spurs handled Kawhi Leonard when dealing with the Karlsson and Pacioretty cases. [The Athletic]
- The Laval Rocket have signed native son defenceman Maxim Lamarche.
Apprenez à connaître Maxim Lamarche!— Rocket de Laval (@RocketLaval) July 19, 2018
Le Lavallois a signé un contrat de deux saisons (2018-2020) avec le Rocket de Laval le 1er juillet.
N’attendez plus, réservez vos billets de saison en ligne dès maintenant >>> https://t.co/UKDTkfW9nG pic.twitter.com/8qAf87A9zl
- Tomas Plekanec is now on Instagram. [Instagram]
- The first episode of “Your Canadiennes” is now out, focusing on 2017 Clarkson Cup.
In this first episode of “Your Canadiennes,” players reflect back on the 2017 Clarkson Cup championship, the ambiance on game day, and how they felt hosting the coveted cup.#FabsTV #TBT pic.twitter.com/HujC3W7dt8— Les Canadiennes (@LesCanadiennes) July 19, 2018
Around the league and elsewhere
- Ranking the off-seasons for each of the 31 teams. [The Athletic]
- Are Artemi Panarin’s days with the Columbus Blue Jackets numbered? [The Cannon]
- What can Adam Henrique, proud owner of a new five-year contract, bring offensively to the Anaheim Ducks? [Anaheim Calling]
- Is it time for Frederick Gaudreau to cement a position with the Nashville Predators? [On The Forecheck]
- Andrew MacDonald continues to post poor results. [Broad Street Hockey]
- Which team has the best core - and locked into the best contract situation - in the NHL? [ESPN]
- Jaromir Jagr hits the ice with Rytiri Kladno as training camp opens, with the ultimate aim of a return to the NHL. [ProHockeyTalk]
- Katie Strang takes us inside the NHL-NHLPA discussions on determining the league’s marijuana use policy. [The Athletic]
- Jayna Hefford has been named the interim commissioner of the CWHL. [Sportsnet]