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Tuesday Habs Headlines: Back in Town

Ryan Poehling returns to the NHL, Brendan Gallagher's ever-improving net-crashing abilities, Habs prospects, saving a kid's birthday, and more in today's links.

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Tuesday Habs Headlines

  • Ryan Poehling is back in the big leagues. [Sportsnet | The Athletic | Canadiens]
  • Crashing the net has always been Brendan Gallagher's bread and butter, but he continues to improve his skills. [Sportsnet]
  • Cole Caufield is trying to decide what to name a bear of unusual size. [Twitter]
  • Arpon Basu talks Byron, Kulak, Kotkaniemi and more in his first mailbag. [The Athletic]
  • An update on Habs prospects in various leagues. [Canadiens]

Around the League and Elsewhere:

  • The Scrum Podcast talks about the Canadian sports media talents under 30 around the country. [Soundcloud]
  • Sometimes social media does wonderful things, like it did for young Maple Leafs fan Kade. [NBC Sports]
  • Breaking down the dying art of the slapshot. [Sportsnet]
  • There are many contributing factors to the lack of a publicly out gay hockey player, however, even while it still has a ways to go, the environment is changing. [The Athletic]