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The Devils confirm here that the organization’s prospects will participate in the 2021 Prospects Challenge hosted by the Sabres later this month. The Devils, Sabres and Bruins will have players at the round-robin event. Ticket information included here at this link as well. [NHL]
Dawson Mercer joins the Speak of the Devils podcast here: [SoundCloud]
Jesperi Kotkaniemi heads to the Hurricanes, and the Habs go out and acquire Christian Dvorak from the Coyotes:
The Canadiens will not match the Hurricanes' offer sheet to Jesperi Kotkaniemi. Montreal will receive Carolina's 1st- and 3rd-round 2022 Draft picks as compensation.#GoHabsGo https://t.co/ErFdL2ucEb— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) September 4, 2021
The Canadiens have acquired Christian Dvorak from the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for two draft picks.#GoHabsGo https://t.co/JSqpaOz8qk— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) September 4, 2021
ICYMI: NHL players will be at the 2022 Olympics.
It's official! The IIHF, @NHL and @NHLPA have reached an agreement that will allow NHL players to participate in #Beijing2022!— IIHF (@IIHFHockey) September 3, 2021
FULL STORY https://t.co/AvZ5ygy405 pic.twitter.com/Tk3yuHrcpe
Speaking of the upcoming Winter Olympics, The Athletic projects what rosters might look like for “The Big Five”: Canada, the United States, Sweden, Russia and Finland. [The Athletic ($)]
An old friend looks to make a comeback:
The Penguins have signed forward Brian Boyle and defenseman Matt Bartkowski to professional tryout contracts.— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) September 3, 2021
Boyle and Bartkowski will attend training camp on PTOs. The training camp schedule will be announced at a later date.
Details: https://t.co/wLn9J42Atj pic.twitter.com/rUbfFRN2ji
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