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!