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Joël Teasdale out at least seven months with knee injury

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2019-08-16

Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The forward suffered torn knee ligaments in on ice training. Montreal Canadiens prospect Joël Teasdale is out a minimum of seven months after suffering an injury that will require surgery for a torn MCL and ACL in on-ice training on August 12. MEDICAL UPDATE: Joël Teasdale out for a minimum of seven months due to a knee injury.DETAILS ➡ https://t.co/dCcHmJ2vNE.— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) August 16, 2019

What the Puck: Is this the season Jonathan Drouin finally breaks out?

Source: Montreal Gazette
Date: 2019-08-16

The pressure is on Jonathan Drouin. It could be argued that the 24-year-old Québécois winger just might be the key to whether or not the Montreal Canadiens thrive or dive down the standings this season. Read More

Sebastian Aho opens up about Canadiens’ offer sheet process

Source: Sportsnet.ca
Date: 2019-08-16

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It’s time to stop underrating Brendan Gallagher

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2019-08-16

Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports The pest extraordinaire is among the NHL’s best wingers, but doesn’t get the attention he deserves. It seems odd to say that a player with back-to-back 30-goal seasons is underrated in the modern NHL, and yet that is the case with the Montreal Canadiens’ Brendan Gallagher. Known as the heart and soul of the Montreal lineup, his effort on the ice has never been called into question. Even when recovering from multiple hand fractures, he was a presence on every shift. With his recovery all wrapped up, and his shooting mechanics changed —

The Coach’s Challenge: Roger Rönnberg, arguably the best coach in Europe, breaks down how he achieves success

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2019-08-16

Photo by Anders Ylander/Ombrello/Getty Images The Frölunda bench boss discusses the goals for both his SHL team and his players, shedding some light on his philosophy. Coach Roger Rönnberg hoisted both trophies he competed for last season. Along with the Le Mat trophy as Swedish Champions for the second time, he also got to lift the Champions Hockey League trophy as a champion of Europe, his third time claiming that hardware. Mr. Rönnberg has a coaching philosophy where personal development (on and off the ice) comes first, but that also puts player democracy very high. It has been a successful system, and has meant that Frölunda is

2019 Canadiens Top 25 Under 25: #11 Josh Brook

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2019-08-16

Photo by Vincent Ethier/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Heading into his first full professional season, there is a lot to look forward to from Brook. The Montreal Canadiens took Josh Brook in the second round of the 2017 NHL Draft on the heels of a strong 40-point campaign over 69 games. After a 2017-18 season marred by injury and inconsistency, it would have been fair for one to have some concerns about him, as he dropped to just 32 points over 45 contests. Birthplace: Yorkton, Saskatchewan, CanadaDate of birth: June 17, 1999Drafted: 2017 (56th ove

Links: Montreal has a special player in Nick Suzuki

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2019-08-16

Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images In today’s links, Owen Sound Attack assistant coach Joey Hishon talks about what the Habs have in Nick Suzuki, analyzing the possible permutations for the Habs blueline next year, and the inside scoop on the current RFA standoff affecting most of the league. Montreal Canadiens news and notes The Habs have a special player in Nick Suzuki, according to Owen Sound Attack assistant coach Joey Hishon. [Montreal Canadiens] T

FEATURE | Does Bergevin Still Have Options to Improve Habs Power-play?

Source: All Habs Hockey Magazine
Date: 2019-08-15

FEATURE | Do Options Remain This Late in the NHL Off-Season for Habs GM Marc Bergevin to Improve the Montreal Canadiens Woeful Power-play? ROCKET SPORTS MEDIA — The summer is hot and full of scary air conditioner stories. The terror that sends shivers down the spines of Habs fans is the team’s 2018-’19 power-play.  The […]

2019 Canadiens Top 25 Under 25: #12 Cayden Primeau

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2019-08-15

Photo by Richard T Gagnon/Getty Images Primeau is a rising star in the goaltending world. When Cayden Primeau was selected 199th in the 2017 draft, people were expecting an average USHL goaltender based on how he performed in his draft year. Most thought he would play four years in the NCAA and then potentially join the pro ranks. Birthplace: Voorhees, New Jersey, USADate of birth: August 11, 1999Drafted: 2017 (199th overall)Catches: LeftPosition: GoaltenderHeight: 6’3”Weight: 198lbs.Team: Laval Rocket (AHL) Instead, Primeau crafted two historically great seasons in

Thursday Habs Headlines: Brendan Gallagher offers a glimpse of his off-season life

Source: Eyes On The Prize
Date: 2019-08-15

Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports Here are your daily links, including Gallagher’s off-season digs, Jayden Struble recalls his trip to the Little League World Series, and more. Montreal Canadiens news and notes Brendan Gallagher showed the Habs camera crew around his off-season home in BC. [Canadiens] The Habs’ mix of veterans and younger players brings up some interesting questions about the team’s direction. [

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