There will be a change in compensation on NHL Offer Sheets this offseason; could it affect the Montreal Canadiens?
Could one of the top prospects for the Montreal Canadiens, Riley Kidney, be joining the Laval Rocket in the Calder Cup Playoffs?
That, NHL trade and free agent rumors and the latest Stanley Cup Playoffs news in the MHN Canadiens Daily:
As my partner-in-scribe for MHN, Marco D’Amico wrote, there will be some changes in compensation for NHL offer sheets this offseason. There’s also a loophole that affects Montreal Canadiens defenseman Alexander Romanov.
The Laval Rocket could be getting a boost to their lineup and Montreal Canadiens prospect Riley Kidney is expected to join the team this weekend.
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The Carolina Hurricanes took a 2-0 series lead with a 2-0 win over the New York Rangers on Friday.
Rick Bowness stepped down as head coach of the Dallas Stars Friday and his staff was let go as well.