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Wednesday Habs Headlines: A winning attitude to start off the season

In today’s links, the Canadiens have shown a lot of fight so far, Jeff Petry has changed tremendously since his arrival, and Cole Caufield heads the list of must-watch players in the NCAA this year.

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • The Canadiens are showing a winning attitude to start the season. [Montreal Gazette]
  • Jesperi Kotkaniemi talks about how Joel Armia has become one of his mentors in Montreal. [Montreal Canadiens]
  • How Ben Chiarot is planning to adjust to the Habs’ style of play. [Sportsnet]
  • The Jeff Petry we’re see now is nothing like the Jeff Petry that first arrived in Montreal in 2015. [Journal de Montreal]
  • Jonathan Drouin has the eye of the tiger, according to Jose Theodore. [Journal de Montreal]
  • Marc Bergevin talks about luck, leadership, and why there are no guarantees in hockey. [The Athletic]
  • Alex Belzile, Charles Hudon, and Jake Evans have moved to the front of the call-up line. [The Athletic]

Around the league and elsewhere

  • The top 100 players to watch this year in the NCAA. You may recognize #1. [The Hockey News]
  • Henrik Lundqvist recalls his first game in the NHL and rooming with Jaromir Jagr. []
  • Fast hockey and big personalities are defining the start of the NHL season. [31 Thoughts]
  • The worst sports franchise in North America is now in Ottawa. [The Ringer]
  • A lack of physicality is becoming a problem for the Winnipeg Jets’ injury-riddled blueliner corps. [Sportsnet]
  • Patrick Marleau is returning to the San Jose Sharks. []
  • Tyson Jost is starting to come into his own, and hopefully for him, the points will follow. [Mile High Hockey]
  • A slow start could be just what the Tampa Bay Lightning need. [The Hockey News]