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Sunday Habs Headlines: The current state of the NHL’s return to play

In today’s links, the NHL sets a firm date for a return, the players aren’t so sure about the whole process, and the task set before Kevyn Adams as GM of the Sabres.

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Pittsburgh Penguins v Montreal Canadiens Photo by Francois Lacasse/NHLI via Getty Images

Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • Erin Ambrose, the former member of the now-defunct Les Canadiennes, and the CWHL Defender fo the Year for 2018-19, discusses developing alongside future NHLers in her youth, and what is next for women’s professional hockey. [Sportsnet]
  • If you missed it yesterday, the NHL’s post-season is scheduled to begin on July 30. [EOTP]
  • Slow news day so ... here’s Jesperi Kotkaniemi on a boat!:
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Around the league and elsewhere

  • If there was concern from the players about the NHL being able to conduct the playoffs during a pandemic, that apprehension has only risen with the news of 11 positive cases since Phase 2 began. [The Athletic]
  • Breaking down the amount of work new Buffalo Sabres general manager Kevyn Adams has in front of him. [Die By The Blade]