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Sunday Habs Headlines: Arber Xhekaj to meet with specialist for shoulder injury

In today’s links, an update on The Sheriff, revisiting the Nick Suzuki trade, expectations for the trade deadline, another team interested in Jakob Chychrun, and a scary off-ice incident for Rasmus Andersson.

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • The Canadiens have placed Arber Xhekaj on Injured Reserve as he prepares to meet with a specialist. [TSN]
  • With their top trade chips in the infirmary, it’s shaping up to be a relatively quiet deadline for Montreal. [Sportsnet]
  • Dissecting the 2018 trade for Nick Suzuki. [The Athletic]
  • Why is Montreal’s power play working better without Cole Caufield than it was with one of the league’s most dangerous snipers? [TVA Sports]
  • WWE wrestler Sami Zayn talks about being a Habs fan:

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