Montreal Canadiens News and Notes
- Alexander Romanov starts to make his mark on the IIHF World Juniors as he helps bridge the gap during Sunday’s contest against the United States.
- Victor Mete’s nonna is an integral part of his support system and will always be one of his biggest fans. [NHL]
- Canadiens’ captains night and Jonathan Drouin’s arrival are just some of the highlights of 2019. [Montreal Gazette]
- As the Canadiens learned during Saturday’s matchup against Tampa, momentum is a good thing to have and a bad thing to lose. [Montreal Gazette]
- Cole Caufield takes a break from the World Juniors to answer some Instagram questions
Around the League and Elsewhere
- The Maple Leafs face a steep character test as they stare at a list of unknown recovery timelines. [Sportsnet]
- Robin Lehner continues to inspire Islanders fans, even as a member of the Chicago Blackhawks after sharing a heartfelt moment with diehard Islanders fan on Friday. [NHL]
- The Predators goalie situation is moving toward an even split rather than starter/backup roles and the transition is made easy due to the netminders friendship. [NHL]
- The captain of Team Canada, Barrett Hayton, apologized for angering Russians during anthem ceremony.