To the Tri-City Herald (shout-out to Mark C for finding the story).
He doesn’t sound like a player sweating a holdout:
The Canadiens opted to keep Price and on June 17, traded Halak to the
St. Louis Blues for forwards Lars Eller and Ian Schultz.
had to make a decision and they did,” Price said. “I was just riding it
out. I’m happy to still be there. Montreal is a great place to play and
the fans are great.”
Price, 22, and the Canadiens still were in
contract negotiations as of Monday.
“You know how I am, roll as
you go,” Price said. “I’m a restricted free agent, it’s pretty much wait
and see and come to an agreement that is fair to both sides.”
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Two Randys to coach the Bulldogs
Cunneyworth as head coach, Ladouceur as his assistant.
Maybe Cunneyworth and Kirk Muller can talk about old times at training camp.
Check out a long list of Cunneyworth bouts on YouTube. Highly recommended: the KO of Markus Naslund.
Fearless prediction: Not a lot of back-talk from the ‘Dogs this season.
• And Guy Boucher hires his Hamilton assistants for the Lightning.
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Gomez and Cammalleri at Camp BioSteel