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Canadiens select Logan Mailloux with 31st pick

Mailloux had recused himself from the draft after a conviction for a crime in Sweden.

Analysis: What Logan Mailloux brings to the prospect pool

The highly controversial first-round pick has a high ceiling on his hockey career, but a glass floor as well.

Logan Mailloux’s selection is more proof that hockey is not for everyone

With an ongoing investigation in Chicago that no one in the organization can recall anything about, the Canadiens added another black mark to the top league’s reputation.

The Canadiens’ selection of Logan Mailloux is indefensible

Appalling doesn’t even begin to cover the Canadiens’ decision on Friday night.

The Canadiens turned their back on everything they used to stand for

The decision to draft Logan Mailloux shows a lack of respect for the fanbase.

Canadiens select Riley Kidney with 63rd pick

Montreal adds a skilled centre from the Q with their first second-pick in the draft.

2021 NHL Draft

Getting to know #64 pick Oliver Kapanen

A dynamic offensive forward with some fixable flaws. Have the Habs landed a potential steal in the draft?

2021 NHL Draft: Canadiens trade the 76th pick to Anaheim for a 2022 third-rounder

The Habs have decided to punt their third-rounder into a stronger draft class.

Canadiens select Dmitri Kostenko with 87th pick

The Canadiens have added a well-rounded Russian defender to their prospect pool in the third round.

Getting to know Canadiens #87 selection Dmitri Kostenko

The Habs went back to the well of Russian defencemen with their fourth pick of the draft.

2021 NHL Draft: The Montreal Canadiens select William Trudeau with 113th pick

Montreal adds another defenceman with the first of three fourth-round picks.

Getting to know Canadiens #113 pick William Trudeau

Trudeau has plenty of the skills of a two-way defender, but lacks the skating to tie those elements together.

2021 NHL Draft: Canadiens trade the 126th and 127th picks

The Habs have once again elected to punt a pick into 2022, also adding some later selections this year in a separate trade.

Canadiens select Daniil Sobolev with 142nd pick

Montreal has added another Russian defender to the prospect pool.

Getting to know Canadiens #142 pick Daniil Sobolev

The Russian defenceman may just be a diamond in the rough.

2021 NHL Draft: The Montreal Canadiens select Joshua Roy with 150th pick

The Habs went to their own backyard to find another scoring forward.

Getting to know Canadiens #150 pick Joshua Roy

A shifty center from the QMJHL will be joining the Canadiens organization.

Canadiens select Xavier Simoneau at 191st overall

Montreal went back to the QMJHL for their sixth-round pick.

Getting to know Canadiens #191 pick Xavier Simoneau

The Canadiens are hoping lightning strikes twice.

Canadiens select Joe Vrbetic with 214th pick

The Habs add a goalie late in the draft.

Getting to know Canadiens #214 pick Joe Vrbetic

The goaltender’s selection is all about projection after a lost season.

2021 NHL Draft: Canadiens trade the 223rd pick to the Arizona Coyotes for a 2022 7th-rounder

Once more, the Canadiens have deferred to next year’s draft on home soil.

Montreal Canadiens sign Xavier Simoneau to entry-level contract

The forward earned the NHL deal with a great first pro season.

Montreal Canadiens sign William Trudeau to entry-level contract

The defenceman will likely make his professional debut this season.

Montreal Canadiens sign Logan Mailloux to entry-level contract

The 2021 first-round pick was taken 31st overall.

Desrosiers, Vrbetic sign one-year contracts with Laval

The goaltenders will likely start the season in Trois-Rivières.

Montreal Canadiens sign Riley Kidney to three-year entry-level contract

The forward had a great season after being drafted.

Montreal Canadiens sign Joshua Roy to three-year contract

One of the QMJHL’s top scorers gets his first professional contract.

NHL Draft: Best players available on day two

There is still some value to be had on the draft’s second day.

Live updates: First round NHL Entry Draft selections

Here’s the draft order, and which player each team selected, updated in real time.

2021 NHL Entry Draft: Round 1 open thread

Follow along as the picks — and trades — are made while the first 31 prospects are selected.

Draft profile: Zachary L’Heureux, a bull in a china shop

He’s a forward who loves to bring the physicality, but is there more to his game than aggression?

Draft profile: Francesco Pinelli could provide real value late in the first round

If the OHL wasn’t suspended, Pinelli could very well have ended up much higher in this year’s projections.

EOTP’s 2021 NHL Draft Rankings

We used 15 sources to come up with an ultimate ranking of the prospects.

Draft profile: Daniil Chayka brings size and mobility, but lacks flash

If you want a stay-at-home defenceman outside of the top 20, Chayka may be your guy.

Draft profile: Can Oskar Olausson live up to his athletic potential?

HV71’s young forward has all the physical tools you could want in a winger prospect.

Draft profiles: Samu Tuomaala and Ville Koivunen

A pair of polar opposite Finns could be ripe for the Canadiens in this week’s NHL Draft.

Draft profile: Zachary Bolduc, two-way specialist

A skilled two-way forward who just might be on the board when the Canadiens are up in round one.