Montreal Canadiens News and Notes
- With a new contract in his pocket and the captain out for the season, management is still waiting for Jeff Petry to start delivering as expected this season. [RDS]
- With expectations high for the Laval Rocket this year, here are six players to keep an eye on. [The Hockey Writers]
- Comparing the current Canadiens team to the one that went to the Stanley Cup final not that long ago. [Montreal Gazette]
- The infamous Bell Centre atmosphere was in full force during Saturday night’s first win of the season. [Sportsnet]
- Saturday night was full of feel-good stories complete with a hat trick from Drummondville native Mathieu Perreault. [Montreal Gazette]
- Perreault on his memorable night.
"You don't even dream of moments like this."— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) October 24, 2021
Mathieu Perreault on his memorable night pic.twitter.com/6WqoOPR44h
Around the League and Elsewhere
- Mark Messier discusses his new book No One Wins Alone, key moments from his career, the new stars of the NHL, Wayne Gretzky, and more. [CBC]
- Despite losing their inaugural home opener, Seattle Kraken fans provided an electric atmosphere at the Climate Pledge Arena on Saturday night. [NHL]
- Anaheim Ducks Ryan Getzlaf has been fined $1,000 for a dangerous trip against Minnesota Wild’s Joel Eriksson Ek. [NHL]
- Fighting to reignite interest in hockey in south Texas. [Sportsnet]
- Connor McDavid is on a mission this season.