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Monday Habs Headlines: Finally hoisting the Cup would be extra special for Carey Price and Shea Weber

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In today’s links, now’s the time for Price and Weber to raise the Cup, Perry’s ready for another championship showdown with Tampa, preparing for their biggest challenge yet, and more.

NHL: MAR 30 Oilers at Canadiens Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Carey Price and Shea Weber are hoping to have their names removed from the list of all-time greats to have never hoisted the Stanley Cup. [Sportsnet]
  • According to 13 NHL.com staff members, Price is the most valuable player of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs entering the Stanley Cup Final. [NHL]
  • Youngsters and veterans alike, Weber inspires his team as he seeks his first title. [NHL]
  • While goals are important, Josh Anderson’s impact goes well beyond the box score. [The Hockey Writers]
  • Corey Perry is ready for another championship showdown against one “heck of a hockey team”. [Yahoo Sports]
  • Marc Bergevin said he “was not aware” of any Chicago Blackhawks sexual assault allegations when he worked in the front office in 2010. [ESPN]
  • In a year where they saw their best shot at reaching the Final, here’s what the Toronto Maple Leafs can learn from the Canadiens. [The Hockey Writers]
  • As a fan of the Canadiens growing up and watching them win numerous times, seeing Montreal in the championship round feels like old times for Luc Robitaille. [LA Times]
  • Previewing the Stanley Cup Final with Andrew Zadarnowski. [TSN 690]
  • They’ve faced many challenges during the post-season, but the Habs are preparing for their biggest one yet. [Yahoo Sports]
  • Stanley Cup Finals practice brings out lots of smiles!

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • Nikita Kucherov says “there was no injury” when he left Game 6 of the semifinal series against the New York Islanders. [Sportsnet]
  • Andrei Vasilevskiy is taking the chance to go head to head with Price as a personal challenge. [NHL]
  • Healthy this time around for the Final Round, Steven Stamkos is eager to be a force for his team against the Canadiens. [NHL]
  • Gerard Gallant could be just what the New York Rangers need to take the next step in their rebuild. [The Hockey Writers]