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Thursday Habs Headlines: Marc Bergevin’s vision is coming to fruition

In today’s links, Bergevin’s master plan is coming together, closing the gaps on centre issues, the Habs aren’t lucky they’re good, comparing the Maple Leafs to movie villains, and more.

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Everything is coming together and the team that Marc Bergevin envisioned is coming to fruition. [Montreal Gazette]
  • The Canadiens are on the verge of their first cup final in 28 years thanks to finally having both youth and experience strength at centre. [Sportsnet]
  • The Canadiens aren’t lucky, they’re good. [The Hockey Writers]
  • Three conclusions to take away from the Canadiens post-season run. [Sportsnet]
  • The Habs have taken control of yet another series. Here are three reasons why. [Yahoo Sports]
  • With a fan base and city primed to celebrate with their team one win away from the Final, the Canadiens have to remain focused to get the job done. [NHL]

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • The Toronto Maple Leafs continue to have their plans foiled because they’re the rich kid villains in the movie. [Pension Plan Puppets]
  • Even sitting on the brink of elimination, the Vegas Golden Knights don’t think “there’s any panic.” [ESPN]
  • Thirty-four-year-old Stanley Cup winner Carl Gunnarsson has decided to hang up his professional hockey skates. [TSN]
  • Why the Edmonton Oilers should expose Oscar Klefbom for the Seattle Kraken expansion draft. [The Hockey Writers]
  • Luke Hughes will not only be following in the footsteps of his older brothers, Jack and Quinn, he may also be chosen to join the same organization as one of his siblings. [TSN]