So why wasn’t Montreal Canadiens captain Shea Weber traded at the NHL Trade Deadline?
The idea that Montreal Canadiens defenceman Jeff Petry doesn’t have trade value without a sweetener is preposterous.
New York Rangers goalie Igor Shesterkin made 79 stops but the Rangers still lost to the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 in triple overtime.
That and more in the latest MHN Canadiens Daily:
We now know why Montreal Canadiens captain Shea Weber wasn’t moved at the NHL Trade Deadline?
Montreal Canadiens defenceman Jeff Petry can be traded without a sweetener from the Habs.
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Pittsburgh: The Pittsburgh Penguins won a triple overtime winner in Game 1 of their series with the New York Rangers
Philly: Once again, the disgrace of a rumor site, Hockey Buzz threw bleep at the wall and it didn’t stick. This time a Philadelphia Flyers rumor was flat out denied!
Wash: The Washington Capitals gave the Florida Panthers a taste of what it takes to win in the Stanley Cup Playoffs and it’s not the style of hockey that led to the President’s Trophy for the Panthers.
Florida: Here’s the Florida Panthers side of their 4-2 Game 1 loss to the Caps.
Detroit: Will Detroit Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin sign a contract extension this summer?
Colorado: The Colorado Avalanche thumped the Nashville Predators 7-2 in Game 1 of their series.
Vegas: So what will the offseason for the Vegas Golden Knights entail?
San Jose: San Jose Sharks goalie James Reimer is aging like a fine wine?
Canada Hockey Now
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Vancouver: Will Bruce Boudreau be back as head coach of the Vancouver Canucks?
Toronto Maple Leafs forward Kyle Clifford has been suspended for one game and will miss Game 2 tonight against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Here’s the perspective from the New York Rangers on their Game 1 loss to the Penguins.