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Monday Habs Headlines: Nick Suzuki heads to the Memorial Cup

Suzuki advances to the Memorial Cup, we can thank Kotkaniemi’s mom for getting him settled in Montreal, intrigue surrounds the NHL Draft, and more in today’s links

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Thanks to a goal-filled second period, Nick Suzuki and the Guelph Storm advanced to the Memorial Cup. [CBC]
  • Jesperi Kotkaniemi is grateful for his mom’s decision to relocate to Canada to help him adapt to his brand new living situation far away from Finland. [NHL]
  • After starting off the preliminary round on the right foot, Tomas Tatar was held off the scoresheet in a 4-2 loss to Finland on Saturday. [NHL]
  • Lukas Vejdemo seems to be enjoying his time away from the ice
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Around the League and Elsewhere

  • We may still be six weeks away, but intrigue around the NHL Draft already starting to take shape. [Sportsnet]
  • Elias Pettersson surprised many during his standout rookie season with the Vancouver Canucks — including himself. [NHL]
  • After losing their opening game to Finland, Team Canada took it out on Great Britain and came away with a 8-0 victory on Sunday. [Sportsnet]
  • Matt Grzelcyk had his first career multi-goal game as the Bruins owned the Hurricanes and took a 2-0 series lead. [CBC]

Monday’s playoff schedule

Game 3: St. Louis Blues @ San Jose Sharks

Start time: 9:00 PM EDT / 6:00 PM PDT
In Canada: CBC, Sportsnet (English), TVA Sports (French)
In the US: NBC
Elsewhere: NHL Live