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Monday Habs Headlines: Mike Matheson is becoming a key piece of the Canadiens’ puzzle

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • Mike Matheson is quickly establishing himself as a key piece to the Canadiens both on and off the ice. [The Hockey Writers]
  • Canadiens who are likely to move on from the rebuild. [Montreal Gazette]
  • Benched for 60 minutes after missing the team meeting by two minutes, Jonathan Drouin accepts the punishment without complaining. [Journal de Montreal]
  • Not every Habs prospect will pan out. [TSN 690]
  • But the rookies have been the biggest positive of this season. [TSN 690]
  • Matheson and Jake Allen play a game of Him or Me./

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • Drew Doughty of the LA Kings talks about the worst part of hockey, chirping, how his game has developed over the years, and more. [Sportsnet]
  • The NHL Pride events are turning into a game of whack-a-mole as the league tries to be on every side. [The Globe and Mail]
  • Nine times the ‘loser point’ skewed the standings and gave a team a playoff spot they didn’t earn. [The Hockey News]
  • Do the Ottawa Senators still have a chance to make a late-season push to the playoffs? [TSN] /