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WJC: Latvia vs. Canada — Game thread & lineups

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2022-08-10

Photo by Codie McLachlan/Getty ImagesCanada plays its first game of the restarted World Juniors Latvia vs. Canada How to watch Puck drop: 6:00 PM EDT / 4:00 PM MDTIn Canada: TSN (English,) RDS (French)In the United States: NHL NetworkLive stream: TSN Direct, RDS Direct Latvia gained entry to the 2022 World Junior Hockey Championship aft

NHL Rumors: Canucks, Red Wings, Canadiens, Hurricanes, Islanders

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2022-08-10

In today’s NHL rumors rundown, how close are the Vancouver Canucks to getting a deal done with Bo Horvat? Meanwhile, could the Detroit Red Wings be facing a similar situation…

Canadiens’ 2022-23 Season Hinges on Habs’ Offense

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2022-08-10

For the Montreal Canadiens to make the playoffs, their improved offense must make up for shortcomings on defense and in net. It's unlikely.

Links: Getting Guidance from Gaborik

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2022-08-10

Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via Getty ImagesIn today’s links, Juraj Slafkovsky has been talking to 400+ NHL goal-scorer Marian Gaborik, the highs and lows of Kirby Dach, and the World Juniors gets under way. Montreal Canadiens news and notes Juraj Slafkovsky has been keeping in touch with former NHLer Marian Gaborik. [Montreal Canadiens] Established through Jake Allen’s nonprofit organization, The Jake Allen Classic continues to be a must-attend event in the city of Fredericton. [

Hurricanes forward Max Pacioretty to miss six months with torn Achilles

Source: Sportsnet.ca
Date: 2022-08-10

Carolina Hurricanes forward Max Pacioretty will have surgery to repair a torn Achilles and is expected to be sidelined for six months to recover. Max Pacioretty will undergo surgery to repair a torn Achilles tomorrow in Raleigh. His expected recovery time is six months.https://t.co/KKh3qUYkRh — Carolina Hurrica

What the Puck: Star Québecois scorers prove elusive for Canadiens

Source: Montreal Gazette
Date: 2022-08-09

Remember all that chatter about Patrice Bergeron possibly becoming a Hab? Well, it ain't happening. Read More

2022 World Juniors: Group B preview

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2022-08-09

Photo by Codie McLachlan/Getty ImagesTake two of the tournament takes place this week. Eight months after the 2022 World Junior Hockey Championship was cancelled, the slate has been cleared and the tournament will start fresh. Since December, a lot has changed, and Russia is out of the tournament and have been replaced with Latvia in Group A. The German team, as a result, shifts to Group B. There will be no relegation for the 2022 tournament which means that the same 10 teams will take part in the 2023 tournament that will start in December like normal. Players born in 2002, and who were eligible for the tourname

Links: Staying realistic as the Canadiens rebuild continues

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2022-08-09

Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via Getty ImagesIn today’s links, tempering expectations for the upcoming Habs season, Evan’s country playlist, WJC tickets still available, Lehkonen spending time with the Cup, and more. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Habs fans need to temper expectations for the 2022-23 season as the focus will be more on development than on wins. [The Hockey Writers] Curious as to what would be on Jake Evans’ fave country playlist would be? Well, wonder no more. [

Podcast: The Build, Episode 22 – Nick Suzuki’s First Penalty Shot Goal but it’s Episode 22 of The Build

Source: Rabid Habs
Date: 2022-08-09

The Build is back and this one is all over the map! Topics in a slow summer include: The Nick Suzuki Penalty Shot memes are getting me through summer Jonathan Huberdeau’s massive contract Is the signing bonus contract structure going to cause a lockout? Stephane Robidas joins the Canadiens bench Emil Heineman may play in Sweden if he doesn’t make the Habs this year Links to things I mentioned during the show: Some Notes on the MOU and Escrow – The Sporting News Report: Leksand preparing for life with Emil Heineman – Habs Eyes On The Prize

Report: Leksand preparing for life with Emil Heineman

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2022-08-08

Photo by Codie McLachlan/Getty ImagesIf the Swedish prospect doesn’t make the NHL roster, he will likely end up in Sweden. It appears that if Montreal Canadiens prospect Emil Heineman does not make the NHL roster, he won’t be going to the Laval Rocket of the AHL. His Swedish team, Leksand, seems to be planning to get him back for one more SHL season. “I have highest of hopes in regards to [Emil] Heineman,” says Leksand’s GM Tomas Johnsson in a podcast hosted by Expressen, that will be released on Thursday

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