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Tuesday Habs Headlines: William Trudeau and Joshua Roy reflect on impressive NHL camps

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Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • Joshua Roy and William Trudeau reflected on their strong training camp in Montreal on their first day with the Laval Rocket. [TVA Sports]
  • Mattias Norlinder credits previous camp experience with helping him regain his confidence this year, but also David Savard for keeping the mood light during what’s a fairly important time for the Swedish defenceman. [La Presse]
  • Michael Pezzetta believes the added toughness in the Atlantic Division will help his bid to stay on the roster. [Montreal Gazette]
  • The AHL team may have received an influx of talent, but Jean-François Houle still intends to focus on creating a winning culture rather than going a pure development route. [TVA Sports]
  • Montreal decided to do something different with David Rainbacher than they typically have with high draft picks: let him develop in a known environment. [Montreal Gazette]
  • The familiarity between the Canadiens staff and EHC Kloten head coach Gerry Fleming made the decision easier. [The Athletic]
  • Mike Matheson was back working out with the Canadiens in Brossard on Monday. [TVA Sports]
  • Seventy years ago today, the partnership between Jean Béliveau and the Montreal Canadiens began. []

Around the league and elsewhere

  • The Anaheim Ducks signed Trevor Zegras to a three-year bridge deal. [ESPN]
  • After losing Lassi Thomson on waivers, the Ottawa Senators will today attempt to waive Jacob Bernard-Docker and Egor Sokolov. [Sportsnet]
  • The Pittsburgh Penguins claimed Jansen Harkins off waivers from the Winnipeg Jets. [Sportsnet]
  • Samuel Fagemo was claimed by the Nashville Predators. [Daily Faceoff]