Montreal Canadiens news and notes
- Jesperi Kotkaniemi is on the hunt for offensive progress in 2019-20. [Sportsnet]
- Jesperi says hi.
- Ten potential issues facing the Habs goaltending and defence corps. [The Athletic]
- A Q&A session with Carey Price and his students at his goalie camp. [InGoal Radio Podcast]
- Price’s puckhandling skills are without peer in the NHL.
Data from @MikeKellyNHL— Costa Rontzocos (@Rontzeeez) August 22, 2019
Carey Price attempted 302 outlet passes in 2018-2019 - Ranked 1st
He completed 223 of those 302 outlet passes - Ranked 1st
He had a completion percentage of 73.8% - Ranked 1st
No one is better at handling the puck as goalie #HabsNews
- The Petry clan gains another member.
Around the league and elsewhere
- How has the NHL changed in the last 10 years? [ESPN]
- Which particular skills stand on their own around the league? [The Athletic]
- The Washington Capitals are set to open contract talks with Braden Holtby and Nicklas Backstrom. [TSN]
- The PWHPA Montreal chapter has several events lined up.
The @PWHPA Montreal chapter is holding a fundraising golf tournament on September 27. You are able to golf, have dinner, or just support the chapter. Info below or at https://t.co/HpG8aZhExH : https://t.co/ZJMzMFQ4Wm— Jared Book (@jaredbook) August 22, 2019