Montreal News and Notes
- Mutual respect is what has grown the friendship between assistant coach Luke Richardson and Godsmack bassist Robbie Merrill. [NHL]
- Andrew Zadarnowski joined the Weekend Game Plan to talk about the rumors surrounding Andrei Markov, roster options, and more. [TSN690]
- Coach Tomas Montén is feeling pretty good about Jacob Oloffson.
Got a few words with Coach Tomas Montén before he left for the #WJSS. "Olofsson will be an important player for us - he brings leadership, experience and hockey skills. He will get PP and PK time, and he should be centring one of our top lines in the tournament". #Habs #GoHabsGo— Patrik Bexell (@Zeb_Habs) July 21, 2019
- Ryan Poehling doing a little summer training with his four-legged coach.
Around the League and Elsewhere
- John Tavares remains confident that Mitch Marner will be back in Leafs’ colors this fall. [Yahoo Sports]
- It’s never been done. What would it take for a New Jersey Devil to score 50 goals or 100 points in a season? [All About the Jersey]
- After suffering multiple injuries during his juniors career, the Arizona Coyotes will give Connor Hall a chance to impress during camp. [Five for Howling]
- Andrei Markov is still hard at work!