Hearing Montreal is making headway on a bridge deal for RFA Alex Galchenyuk, talks still in progress
ESPN "The Montreal Canadiens re-signed Jeff Petry and Torrey Mitchell after the season ended, which fueled speculation they might need to move money. But general manager Marc Bergevin says that’s not the case. "We’re fine with the cap, we have no problem with the money, we’re good. We’ll sign..." June 28
Pat Brisson is now representing Alex Galchenyuk. Contract talks with the #habs can resume.
Pro Hockey Talk "Contract talks between the Montreal Canadiens and Alex Galchenyuk were temporarily put on hold after the forward fired his agent Igor Larionov. Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston reports that Galchenyuk has hired super agent Pat Brisson to represent him in contract talks with the Habs. Brisson..." June 24
Talks between Alex Galchenyuk and the Canadiens are on hold. Galchenyuk is looking for a new agent to negotiate his contract.
NHL.com "The Montreal Canadiens went through one of the worst seasons in franchise history in 2011-12, but the reward was the chance to select Alex Galchenyuk with the No. 3 pick in the 2012 NHL Draft. Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin, who was hired seven weeks prior to that draft, never had any..." August 21
#Habs Galchenyuk is taking part in his first full practice with the team, and is wearing a regular jersey. Appears t/b cleared for contact.
Pro Hockey Talk "Whether the Montreal Canadiens host the Lightning or begin the playoffs in Tampa Bay during an upcoming first-round series, they’ll be doing so without Alex Galchenyuk. The team announced that he won’t be “available” for the first round of the 2014 playoffs because of a lower-body injury." April 11
NHL.com "Montreal Canadiens left wing Alex Galchenyuk sustained a lower-body injury in the first period against the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night and did not return. Galchenyuk took a hit into the boards near the Montreal bench from Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw less than 30 seconds into the..." April 10
#Habs Therrien confirms Galchenyuk & Moen will play Wednesday. Prust (UBI) is out. Bournival (concussion) resumed skating today.
Canadiens announce that Alex Galchenyuk will be out for 6 weeks with a broken hand.
Montreal Gazette "Canadiens fans clamouring to see Alex Galchenyuk at centre will get their wish Tuesday night when the Canadiens confront Jaroslav Halak and the St. Louis Blues at the Bell Centre (7:30 p.m., TSN, RDS, TSN-690 Radio). Head coach Michel Therrien turned to Galchenyuk in the third period of..." November 03
The Globe and Mail "Call it Montreal Canadiens forward Lars Eller’s enduring contribution to the NHL lexicon. Something he dubs the “junior moment,” wherein a player, usually one with dominant offensive skills in the lower levels of the sport, reverts to old junior habits in key game situations. “Like trying to..." April 24