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Monday Habs Headlines: Youppi! makes mascot history

In today’s links, Youppi gets inducted into The Mascot Hall of Fame, a look at what play-in series lines might look like, and how NHLers feel about playing to an empty stadium

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Youppi! has become the first character from a Canadian-based club to be inducted into The Mascot Hall of Fame. [CBC]
  • Check out the full Virtual Mascot Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. [Youtube]
  • Kurt Muller sends Youppi! a big congratulations to the Hall-of-Famer.
  • Predicting possible line combinations we could see for the play-in series against the Penguins. [The Hockey Writers]
  • Hey, Kotkaniemi! Welcome to the “big guns” club.
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Around the League and Elsewhere

  • NHLers know that even though there won’t be fans in the stands when hockey resumes, there’s going to be plenty of eyes on them from afar. [Sportsnet]
  • White NHL players finding their voice on the issue of racism is a step in the right direction. [Sportsnet]
  • Kings rookie Blake Lizotte overcame plenty of challenges during his quest for the NHL. [The Hockey News]
  • MacIntyre Mailbag covers hot topics such as who are the Canucks top priority to keep between Jacob Markstrom, Christopher Tanev, Tyler Toffoli, and Troy Stecher? [Sportsnet]