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Monday Habs Headlines: Reactions to the Jesperi Kotkaniemi revenge offer sheet

In today’s links, reactions to the revenge offer sheet, did Kotkaniemi want out of Montreal, giving Gallagher a bigger role, memorable offer sheets, Denmark qualifies for the Olympics for the first time, and more.

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Did Jesperi Kotkaniemi already want out of Montreal before the Carolina Hurricanes offer sheet? [RDS]
  • The Hurricanes have clearly been sitting in wait for two years since the Sebastian Aho offer. [New York Post]
  • Twitter had some pretty good reactions to the news... and the $20 signing bonus. [Sportsnet]
  • Understanding why this offer sheet is so hilarious and making headlines. [FTW USA Today]
  • Who let the trolls out?
  • Marc Bergevin has seven days to explore all options before making his decision on whether or not to match the offer. [Sportsnet]
  • As big a role as Brendan Gallagher already plays on the Habs, it should grow even bigger due to the changes in the upcoming season. [The Hockey Writers]

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • John Tavares said he’s “doing fantastic” in his concussion recovery and expects to be ready for training camp in September. [Yahoo Sports]
  • Some of the most memorable NHL offer sheets in history. [Sportsnet]
  • Winnipeg Jets Nikolaj Ehlers’ insurance goal helped Team Denmark qualify to play in the 2022 Beijing Olympics for the first time ever — if the NHL decides to participate. [NHL]
  • Volunteers make the world go round. Check out the age span!