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Saturday Habs Headlines: Marc Bergevin’s changing trade priorities

In today’s links, what Marc Bergevin needs to do at the trade deadline, Paul Byron is ready to return, and a rare cancer diagnosis.

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • With Ben Chiarot exceeding expectations this year, Marc Bergevin’s trade priorities may have shifted. [Sportsnet]
  • The city of Trois-Rivières will not host a potential Canadiens’ ECHL affiliate. [Radio-Canada]
  • Paul Byron looks set to rejoin the Canadiens lineup. [Montreal Gazette]
  • How does Cayden Primeau’s rookie outing compare to all the other Canadiens’ goalies before him? [Sportsnet]
  • Carey Price’s support has proved to be both vital and valuable to Cayden Primeau. [Montreal Gazette]

Around the league and elsewhere

  • Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. [CBS Sports]
  • What effect does an in-season coaching change have on the team’s overall success? [The Athletic]
  • APTN and Rogers Sportsnet have agreed to broadcast more NHL games in the indigenous language Plains Cree. [The Globe and Mail]
  • Akim Aliu has continued to advocate for more inclusive NHL. [Sportsnet]
  • There have been some pretty terrible NHL jerseys over the years, but nothing compares to the disaster that was the Dallas Stars “Mooterus” jerseys. [Defending Big D]