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Saturday Habs Headlines: Highlights from the Canadiens’ 2020 season

In today’s links, the Canadiens peaked in the playoffs last season, what Jake Allen brings to the club, and explaining common hockey clichés.

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Pittsburgh Penguins v Montreal Canadiens Photo by Andre Ringuette/Freestyle Photo/Getty Images

Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • Looking back at last season, it’s clear that the Canadiens saved their best performance for the playoffs. [La Presse]
  • Here’s what fans should realistically expect to see from the newest additions to the Canadiens. [TSN 690]
  • The addition of Jake Allen may prove crucial to the Canadiens’ playoff hopes. [TVA Sports]
  • Now you, too, can enjoy the Canadiens’ holiday special album from the comfort of your own home! [NHL]
  • Now this is dedication:
  • Martin Réway had this to say about the Canadiens:

Around the league and elsewhere

  • The NHL remains curiously optimistic about working out a plan that will allow Canadian teams to play in their home arenas. [CJME]
  • Here’s a quick guide to decipher the most commonly used hockey clichés. [NBC Sports]
  • How does Team Canada compare with the rest of the competition at the World Juniors? [Yahoo Sports]
  • The Columbus Blue Jackets are taking a chance on Michael Del Zotto. [Sportsnet]
  • A historic hockey match took place between Israel and the UAE. [Times Of India]