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Tuesday Habs Headlines: Julien Fined, Weber's Return, and Armia's Army

Julien fined after remarks about abysmal reffing, Weber's astonishing return, Armia's army, Tiffoli to Vancouver, and more in today's links

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Claude Julien is not shy about criticising the refs, and they generally deserve it these days, but his outspokenness has earned him a $10K fine about the game against the Dallas Stars. However, it's also a bigger NHL problem. [TSN | The Athletic | Montreal Gazette]
  • Montreal is on a four game losing streak, and they're still eight points out, but Julien and Bergevin seem determined not to lose hope. [TSN | Sportsnet]
  • Tatar and Petry both figure as possible non-rental deadline pick-ups. [The Hockey News]
  • To everyone's surprise, the Captain was at practice on Monday morning. [NBC Sports | Montreal Gazette | TSN ]
  • Weber's return seems like madness, but could it have benefits for Montreal in the long-term? [The Athletic]
  • Joel Armia has lots of young Finnish fans at home, but they recently got a chance to see him play in Montreal. [Canadiens]

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • The trade deadline is rapidly approaching, and Tyler Toffoli is one of the first big names to be dealt. [Sportsnet]
  • Zach Bogosian suspended for failing to report to Buffalo's AHL team. [Sportsnet]
  • Bruce Boudreau was fired by the Wild on Friday, and it came as a bit of a surprise. [Sportsnet]
  • This week's version of Five Questions features “Miracle” captain Mike Eruzione. [NHL]