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Saturday Habs Headlines: Future Hopes

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Montreal Canadiens News and Notes

  • The Canadiens have announced their Rookie Camp roster. [Canadiens]
  • David Reinbacher was among the 27 players invited to camp, as was Logan Mailloux. [Montreal Gazette | La Presse |
  • The Habs will be hosting a round table that includes Kent Hughes and Martin St-Louis on Monday. [Canadiens | Twitter]
  • Alex Newhook’s sister, Abby, is, according to him, the better hockey player. Thanks to the new PWHL, they hope to play as professionals in the same city. [Montreal Gazette]
  • Looking back at golf tournaments past with this year’s edition just a few days away. [La Presse]
  • Rumours and conversations from the GM meetings, including the Habs’ plans to protect cap space, teams who missed out on Erik Karlsson, Trevor Zegras, and more. [The Athletic]

Around the League and Elsewhere

  • Joel Quenneville and Stan Bowman spoke to the GMs and head coaches in Chicago. [The Athletic | Sportsnet | TSN]
  • The PWHL will be paying for 50 of the top players from the former PWHLPA and PHF as well as for NCAA and international players to attend the draft. [The Athletic]
  • Gary Bettman says that the sale of the Senators could be finalized as early as this coming week. [TSN]
  • With the off-season drawing to a close, who were the league’s biggest winners? [The Athletic]
  • Tim Stützle discusses Alex DeBrincat’s departure, the Senators’ core, and their future. [Yahoo Sports]
  • The Blackhawks will be retiring Chris Chelios’ number this season. [TSN | NHL]
  • Milan Lucic celebrates his return to Boston at Fenway Park. [NHL]
  • Dustin Brown, Brian Burke, and Jamie Langenbrunner headline the 2023 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame class. [TSN]
  • Now that Auston Matthews is under contract, Brad Treliving’s focus has shifted to William Nylander. [TSN]
  • Kasperi Kapanen is facing drunk driving charges in Finland. [Yahoo Sports]
  • Connor Brown is being compared to his new teammate Zach Hyman. [Sportsnet]
  • Naming one player for each Central Division team who must deliver this season. [Sportsnet]

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