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Wednesday Habs Headlines: Disgust, resignation over the jersey ad

In today’s links, continued fallout from the Canadiens’ adoption of a jersey ad, Stéphane Robidas’ opportunity, and Jordan Kyrou signs for eight years.

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • The presence of an ad on the Canadiens jersey causes an uproar. [Montreal Gazette | RDS | Aftonbladet (Swedish)]
  • Jeff Gorton, Kent Hughes, and Martin St. Louis seem to work very well together. [Montreal Gazette]
  • Taking charge of the Canadiens’ defence corps was an opportunity that Stéphane Robidas could not pass up. [RDS]
  • The other time that Nick Suzuki wore a C — as captain of the Owen Sound Attack. [La Presse]
  • Three breakout candidates for the Habs this season. [The Hockey Writers]
  • All Montreal games at the upcoming Prospects Challenge will be streamed by the team. [Montreal Canadiens]
  • Peter Smith has been named the head coach of the Montreal Force. [La Presse]
  • Frederik Dichow makes the “gnome” nickname official.

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