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Thursday Habs Headlines: Claude Julien and Carey Price have confidence in this year’s team

Here are your daily links, including thoughts from the head coach, the starting goalie, and others on the Habs’ chances this season.

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NHL: SEP 28 Preseason - Senators at Canadiens Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • Claude Julien and the Habs are determined to make it into the postseason this year. [Sportsnet]
  • Cale Fleury will make his NHL debut playing against his big brother Haydn and the Carolina Hurricanes. [La Presse]
  • It’s as positive attitude for Carey Price to start off the 2019-20 season. [Canadiens]
  • The younger and faster Canadiens believe they are ready to go the distance. [TSN]
  • At the end of last year, Jesperi Kotkaniemi wasn’t looking forward to a new season as the only Hab under 21, but now he has more young teammates to keep him company. [The Athletic]
  • There was a shoutout for Nick Suzuki in Elliotte Friedman’s latest column on Wednesday. [31 Thoughts]
  • Mattias Norlinder showed off his offensive play once again yesterday:

Around the league and elsewhere

  • Comedian Gerry Dee explained how he got involved with the PWHPA’s Dream Gap Tour and promoting women’s hockey. [Sportsnet]
  • The Toronto Maple Leafs finally announced their 25th captain on Wednesday night. [Pension Plan Puppets]
  • For anyone looking for a Winter Classic souvenir unique to this year’s Dallas v. Nashville matchup, look no further.
  • Travelling around to watch the Habs play this season? The Athletic has you covered with suggestions of the best places to eat and drink around the league. [The Athletic]
  • If they can make it through, the Ottawa Senators need just one more year at the bottom. [TSN]
  • The St. Louis Blues raised the Stanley Cup banner at their home opener on Wednesday night.