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Tuesday Habs Headlines: Canadiens showing no interest in mortgaging future for off-season additions

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In today’s links, seeing how the Canadiens have done so far in terms of signings, Max Domi visits his new city, Plekanec’s belief in this group, and more.

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Montreal Canadiens news & notes

  • With various teams committing heavy dollar figures on free agents and parting with significant future pieces in trades, the Canadiens have taken a cautious approach to the free-agency period [Sportsnet]
  • Max Domi takes the time to tour the Montreal area, as well as meet people within the community [Canadiens]
  • Montreal was tagged as a winner in this early portion of free agency [Sportsnet]
  • Tomas Plekanec is pleased to return to the team that he’s spent the majority of his career with, believing the club can return to the post season [Montreal Gazette]
  • Former Canadien David Desharnais will play in the KHL for the 2018-19 season:
  • Carey Price took the time to play in a charity baseball game using a familiar piece of equipment:

Around the league and elsewhere

  • Calgary makes a big splash, landing sniper James Neal for the next five years. [TSN]
  • Jumbo Joe is staying yet another year with the San Jose Sharks [TSN]
  • Small moves with big consequences could be hurtful to NHL teams down the road. [The Athletic]
  • Ryan O’Reilly is ready for a fresh start with the St. Louis Blues [NHL]