Author: Brian La Rose

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Habs acquire Tanner Pearson

There was an expectation that Casey DeSmith would be moved at some point to clear up the goaltending logjam somewhat.  That move happened on Tuesday as the Habs sent DeSmith to Vancouver in exchange for Tanner Pearson and a 2025 third-round pick.

Fantasy Focus: Sean Monahan

Expectations were about as low as possible last season for Sean Monahan after he was acquired from Calgary. He then played quite well before his year ended way too early. Now back on a one-year deal, what should the Habs expect from him in 2023-24?

Prospect To Watch: Emil Heineman

At the moment, many are tentatively pencilling in Rafael Harvey-Pinard and Jesse Ylonen as the likeliest prospects to break camp with Montreal.  However, Emil Heineman could play his way into the mix, making him one to keep an eye on when camp opens up later this month.