Jonathan Drouin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jonathan Drouin, Lightning settle on performance bonus issue

    Sportsnet "It’s been nearly five months since Jonathan Drouin was traded away by the Tampa Bay Lightning. But the forward only recently completed his final piece of business with the organization after going to arbitration with the Lightning over the payment of a performance bonus, Sportsnet has..." November 12

  • Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin puts his first stamp on city

    Montreal Gazette "Former Canadiens captain and general manager Serge Savard spoke Tuesday about how Jonathan Drouin could become the Jean Béliveau figure for today’s young generation of hockey fans in Montreal. There will never be another Béliveau — the classiest player to ever wear the CH — but in a city..." September 20

  • Jonathan Drouin prepared to play centre, if Canadiens ask

    Sportsnet "One of the top needs for the Montreal Canadiens this summer was a No. 1 centre, the kind of player many teams desire, but is so hard to acquire. Yet, the Canadiens had blue-chip defence prospect in Mikhail Sergachev available for trade, the kind of asset that is also hard to come by. It looked..." August 29

  • Habs sign Jonathan Drouin: six years, $33M

    Pro Hockey Talk "A busy day continues for the Montreal Canadiens and Jonathan Drouin, as the two sides agreed to a six-year contract. The deal is worth $33 million overall, making for a $5.5 million cap hit, according to TVA’s Renaud Lavoie and TSN’s Bob McKenzie. This comes mere hours after the Habs landed..." June 16

  • Canadiens sign Jonathan Drouin to six-year contract extension

    Sportsnet "The Montreal Canadiens signed Jonathan Drouin to a six-year, $33-million contract extension several hours after acquiring the forward from the Tampa Bay Lightning in a deal that sent prospect Mikhail Sergachev the other way. Drouin’s deal comes with a cap hit of $5.5 million per season. The..." June 15

  • Canadiens acquire Drouin from Lightning for Sergachev

    TSN "The Montreal Canadiens have acquired forward Jonathan Drouin and a conditional sixth-round pick in 2018 from the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for defenceman Mikhail Sergachev and a conditional second-round pick in 2018. The 22-year-old restricted free agent is coming off the best season of..." June 15

  • Yzerman remains confident Lightning can sign all of their RFA’s

    Tampa Bay Times "Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman has maintained this summer he intends to sign his restricted free agents, most notably Tyler Johson, Ondrej Palat and Jonathan Drouin. And it sounds like Yzerman is working on it. There have been regular talks with Johnson, 26, the former All-Star who..." June 02