A young Montreal Canadiens roster filled with the club’s top prospects showed some promise against the New Jersey Devils.
Montreal Canadiens head coach Martin St. Louis had some high praise for prospect Emil Heineman.
Highlighting which Montreal Canadiens players must do their best to prove their worth to the organization this preseason.
That, more Montreal Canadiens, NHL news, and NHL trade rumours in the latest MHN Canadiens Daily:
With so many players and so few spots available, players like Mike Hoffman have a lot to prove this preseason:
The future of the Canadiens was on full display against the New Jersey Devils.
Head coach Martin St. Louis gave some valuable advice to the team’s prospects, while praising Emil Heineman.
The club’s top prospects showed some promise against to the New Jersey Devils in their first preseason game.
Canada Hockey Now
CGY: One of the new faces of the Calgary Flames franchise showed off his skills on a number of occasions during the preseason matchup between Calgary and Vancouver.
VAN: The prognosis will be learned shortly on Vancouver Canucks forward Ilya Mikheyev’s injury from Sunday evening at Rogers Arena.
National Hockey Now
NYI: Matthew Barzal’s energy has been infectious at New York Islanders‘ training camp, energizing prospects and veterans alike.
BOS: Boston Bruins defenseman Jakub Zboril is happy to have the endless bag skates and very solitary rehab experience of last season’s knee surgery behind him and is absolutely showing it on the ice.
PGH: NHL journeyman Drew O’Connor has a pretty good idea of what it’s like to play for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
PHI: If right winger Hayden Hodgson continues playing as he did in the Philadelphia Flyers’ preseason opener, you have to like his chances of being on the opening-night roster.
WSH: The Washington Capitals have made their first cuts of training camp on Monday’s off day.
FLA: Former Florida Panthers MacKenzie Weegar and Jonathan Huberdeau got off to a rousing debut with the Calgary Flames on Sunday.
DET: If nothing else, defenseman Jeremie Biakabutuka forced the Detroit Red Wings to think of him as an intriguing prospect and not just a novelty player with a familiar last name.
VGK: He had to get on the ice somewhere, but Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Nicolas Hague has temporarily joined a new team.
SJS: David Quinn wanted the San Jose Sharks to get some special teams work in, and they sure got it in last night’s 3-2 OT pre-season victory over the Los Angeles Kings.
DAL: The talk surrounding the Dallas Stars for years has been about improving their mediocre offensive output, but have they done enough to address this very crucial need?