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Monday Habs Headlines: Jacob Olofsson comes up clutch in WJSS action

In today’s links, a young prospect shows off some offence, a look at Michael McCarron’s career numbers, a Habs’ fan lawn display, why Ben Chiarot will be wearing number eight, and more.

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • Jacob Olofsson powered his way to an OT-winner against Team USA in yesterday’s World Junior Summer Showcase action:
  • After signing a one-year contract on Saturday, let’s take a look at Michael McCarron’s career in numbers. [NHL]
  • A resident of Goose Bay, NL displayed his love of the Canadiens with pride by using his push lawn mower to create a giant Habs logo outside his duplex. [NHL]
  • Ben Chiarot explains why he will wear No. 8 during his first visit to the Habs’ practice facility in Brossard. [Montreal Gazette]
  • Max Domi is still hitting sporting events during his time off:

Around the league and elsewhere

  • Andrew Shaw was the toast of the Blackhawk’s annual fan convention this weekend. [TSN]
  • Having a little fun during the off-season by seeing which Pokémon character some of the top players in women’s hockey would be. [The Ice Garden]
  • The Calgary Flames are counting on freshly re-signed David Rittich to be alpha dog in net this season. [Sportsnet]
  • A debate: Who are the most improved Western Conference non-playoff teams? [NHL]