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Saturday Habs Headlines: Which Canadiens prospects are ready to make the jump?

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In today's links, the most promising Canadiens prospects, what the Canadiens need to do, and Akim Aliu’s response.

2018 NHL Draft - Rounds 2-7 Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images

Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • A trio of defensive prospects lead the way when it comes to being ready to join the Montreal Canadiens. [Sportsnet]
  • Charles Hudon is prepared to deal with the uncertainties an NHL career may throw at him. [Montreal Gazette]
  • With all the cap space that Montreal has available, they are bound to make a move to help improve the team. [TSN 690]
  • Could the Canadiens potentially be a landing spot for Taylor Hall? [Le Journal De Montreal]
  • Montreal Canadiens tickets are no longer selling out as quickly as they had before. [TVA Sports]

Around the league and elsewhere

  • Bill Peters has resigned from his role as head coach of the Calgary Flames. [TSN]
  • Akim Aliu criticized Peters’s statement, calling it both “insincere and concerning”. [The New York Times]
  • New Jersey Devils players Wayne Simmonds and P.K. Subban both weighed in on the situation as well. [TSN]
  • How do Canadian NHL teams’ playoff odds look so far? [Sportsnet]
  • Ducks fans have taken to celebrating their team’s wins in a rather hilarious way. [Anaheim Calling]