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Friday Habs Headlines: How active will Marc Bergevin be in targeting free agents?

In today’s links, looking at how Marc Bergevin will approach free agency, wondering if Matt Duchene would really fit into Montreal’s playstyle, and the St. Louis Blues finally get to host a championship parade.

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • For the Habs, the main question this offseason is how active Marc Bergevin will be in targeting free agents. [Sportsnet]
  • Is Matt Duchene a good fit for Montreal? [The Athletic]
  • Darren Dreger says Bergevin is looking to add a young defender. [RDS]
  • Ryan Suzuki will inevitably draw comparisons to his brother Nick. [RDS]
  • Exploring how the Canadiens use analytics in their evaluation processes. [The Athletic]
  • Sergio Momesso is happy to see the St. Louis Blues finally hoist the Stanley Cup. [Montreal Gazette]

Around the league and elsewhere

  • Beat writers project the first round of the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. [The Athletic]
  • The St. Louis Blues’ championship parade is scheduled for Saturday. [ESPN]
  • Revisiting every Stanley Cup winner since 1960. [The Hockey Writers]
  • Eric Lindros is backing anti-concussion efforts in Ontario. [ProHockeyTalk]
  • The final installment of On the Forecheck’s prospect rankings for the Entry Draft. [On the Forecheck]
  • Tanner Glass is joining the New York Rangers’ front office. [Blueshirt Banter]

The wide world of sports

  • How the Argentine national women’s football team took on blatant institutional sexism within their own football federation to reach the World Cup. [The Guardian]