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Canadiens send mixed signals with Pacioretty trade

​You win some, you lose some. Making player moves to give a team the best chance at long-term success is a big part of a general manager’s role with a professional sports franchise. With the Quebec general election campaign rolling along, one has to wonder where GM Marc Bergevin’s popular vote count sits among Montreal Canadiens fans, who awoke Monday ...

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Canadiens trade captain Max Pacioretty to Vegas

Max Pacioretty is headed to a warmer climate as the Montreal Canadiens have traded the 29-year-old captain to the Vegas Golden Knights. In return for the seventh captain Montreal has traded since the 1989-90 season, the Canadiens receive  forwards Tomáš Tatar, 27, prospect Nick Suzuki, 19, and a second-round pick in 2019. “We lost our captain, we lost a good player, but we ...

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Habs captain Pacioretty remains uncertain of future in Montreal

Max Pacioretty waited till the last minute to confirm that he would go ahead with his annual charity golf tournament. Amid months of trade rumours mentioning his name, Pacioretty wanted to see if he was still a Montreal Canadien before sending out invitations for the tournament that helped raise money for both the team’s and his own charitable foundations. Pacioretty ...

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Habs plan to trade Max Pacioretty as soon as possible: report

The Montreal Canadiens will not negotiate a contract extension with captain Max Pacioretty and now intend to trade him, according to a report from The Athletic on Tuesday. Citing an NHL source, the report says general manager Marc Bergevin told Pacioretty — who is entering the final year of his contract — there will be no contract negotiations and the ...

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