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What should Marc Bergevin do during Free Agent Frenzy on Canada Day?
Our panel of experts at HIO believe the Canadiens general manager will try to fill two two urgent team needs but signing a veteran defenceman and a forward who can compete for Top Six minutes.
Fearless prediction: It won’t be Ryan Suter and Zach Parise.

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Alexei Emelin

Habs sign RFA Emelin to 2-year, $4-million deal

Alexei Emelin has reason to celebrate tonight. François Lacasse, NHLI via Getty Images The Canadiens have signed defenceman Alexei Emelin, a restricted free agent, to a two-year, $4-million contract.

Travis Moen

Daily briefing: Newly signed Travis Moen true to his roots

Travis Moen will call Montreal home for four more years. Mike Stobe, NHLI via Getty Images So how did Canadiens forward Travis Moen celebrate his four-year, $7.4-million Canadiens contract on

Travis Moen

Habs sign UFA Travis Moen to 4-year, $7.4-million deal

This morning, Canadiens forward Travis Moen was contemplating testing the open market as an unrestricted free agent or digging in with a new contract with the Canadiens. The 30-year-old

Don Meehan

Contract updates on Subban, Price; camp audio

Agent Don Meehan, seen here at last weekend's entry draft, is negotiating contracts for a number of Habs players, including P.K. Subban. Bruce Bennett, Getty Images • FRIDAY DEVELOPMENT CAMP

Petteri Nokelainen

Nokelainen, Nash re-signed for one year

Petteri Nokelainen Mitchell Layton, NHLI via Getty Images He wasn't extended a qualifying offer, but that hasn't stopped the Canadiens from re-signing centreman Petteri Nokelainen to a one-year contract. RDS's Renaud

alex-galchenyuk-sarnia-sting

The second coming of Kovy?

Alex Galchenyuk – the Canadiens first-round choice, third overall, in the draft last week – is wearing number 27 at the team's development camp, which begins Thursday at

Patrice Brisebois

Returning Brisebois eager to work with Habs prospects

Patrice Brisebois, here age 22 in 1993, photographed in the Canadiens' Forum dressing room with then-GM Serge Savard in the blush of the team's Stanley Cup victory. André (Toto)

Darche

Update: Darche has played his last with Habs

• EVENING UPDATE (Stubbs): Mathieu Darche has played his last game with the Canadiens, apparently unwilling to accept a two-way contract offer that would have paid him dramatically

Larry Robinson

Robinson on Habs radar; Engqvist to KHL

The Canadiens are expressing interest in adding Larry Robinson to their coaching staff. Bill Wippert, Getty ImagesUPDATE: Hockey Inside/Out has learned that the Canadiens are among four or