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Montreal Canadiens Still Looking to Trade Jeff Petry

The offseason is in full swing for the Montreal Canadiens. They won the NHL Draft Lottery, giving them the right to decide if Shane Wright will be the first overall pick in 2022. Knowing they have a pick that can help to address a team need and be the best player available makes one aspect of general manager Kent Hughes’ job easier. But the Jeff Petry saga is one that offers no certainty.
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Canadiens' Jeff Petry: Two goals including late winner

Petry scored two goals in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Rangers. Petry showed a penchant for late heroics in this one. He put the Canadiens up 2-1 with nine seconds left in the second period, then broke a 3-3 tie with 31 seconds left in the third. It has been a disappointing season for the veteran defenseman, but Petry's been in vintage form with the pressure off down the stretch, notching six points in his last four games.
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Canadiens' Jeff Petry: Two helpers in loss

Petry recorded a pair of assists in Sunday's 5-3 loss to Boston. Both of Petry's assists came on the power play, setting up Josh Anderson in the second period and Mike Hoffman in the third. The 34-year-old defenseman has been productive of late, recording eight assists in nine games since returning from a lower-body injury April 9. Despite his recent hot streak, Petry will likely fall short of 40 points for the first time since the 2016-17 season. He currently sits at 24, with four goals and 20 assists.
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Canadiens' Jeff Petry: Sets up two in loss

Petry had two assists, two shots on net, two hits and two blocked shots in Saturday's 8-4 loss to the Capitals. Petry's inching closer to the end of a trying season for the 34-year-old defenseman. After four straight seasons with 40-plus points, Petry stands at 20 with six games remaining. He also has two years left on a contract that nets him $12.5 million.
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Canadiens' Jeff Petry: Picks up helper

Petry notched an assist, two shots on goal, three blocked shots and a minus-2 rating in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Jets. Petry saw his shot attempt deflect in off Josh Anderson's knee, tying the game at 2-2 at 6:19 of the third period. In two games since he returned from a lower-body injury, Petry's earned a pair of assists, six blocked shots, five hits and a minus-2 rating. The veteran defenseman is up to 18 points, 95 shots, 129 hits, 98 blocks and a minus-12 rating in 59 outings this season.

Canadiens to activate veteran defenseman Jeff Petry

Jeff Petry is expected to return to the Montreal Canadiens’ lineup Saturday night when the team faces the Toronto Maple Leafs, writes Sportsnet’s Eric Engels (link). Petry has been out of the lineup since suffering a lower-body injury against the Florida Panthers back on March 24th. The defenseman took warmups this evening in Toronto alongside Joel Edmundson.
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Canadiens' Jeff Petry: Set to play

Petry (lower body) will play Saturday versus the Maple Leafs, Eric Engels of reports. Petry was deemed a game-time decision earlier Saturday, and it looks like he's good to go. He'll likely play in a top-four role with power-play time.
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Canadiens' Jeff Petry: Game-time call

Petry (lower body) will be a game-time decision for Saturday's matchup with the Maple Leafs, Eric Engels of reports. Confirmation on Petry's availability versus Toronto likely won't be released until Montreal takes the ice for pregame warmups. The 34-year-old vet has missed the last seven games due to a lower-body injury.
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A Summer Trade Could Be In The Cards For The Canadiens’ Jeff Petry

Jeff Petry was the subject of frequent trade speculation leading up to the March trade deadline. While the Montreal Canadiens didn't move the 34-year-old defenseman, there's a good chance he could change teams in the off-season. Following deadline day, the Montreal Gazette's Stu Cowan reported Petry made it clear to...