In the silly season we call the off-season, many hockey fans consume any semblance of a rumour that comes their way. Montreal Canadiens fans are no exception. So, imagine how spirited a conversation can be when someone suggests, rather confidently, that the Habs will trade for a player.
TSN 690 host and fellow colleague Mitch Gallo threw out a fascinating target that he felt the Habs could see themselves landing at some point this fall:
The Canadiens are totally going to acquire Brandon Saad.— Mitch Gallo (@MitchyGallo) September 17, 2020
As assured as Gallo sounded in his tweet, it should be noted that he didn’t say the team was linked to Brandon Saad.