Don’t expect the Montreal Canadiens to be in on the NHL trade sweepstakes for Chicago Blackhawks winger Alex DeBrincat.
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No one is saying the Montreal Canadiens shouldn’t be interested in a 24-year-old, two-time 40-goal scorer but the timing and money just isn’t right for the Canadiens to try and acquire Chicago Blackhawks winger Alex DeBrincat.
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The Montreal Canadiens and general manager Kent Hughes have to make some tough decisions on their restricted free agents every soon.
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