Canadiens' Nick Suzuki: May return to juniors

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Canadiens' Nick Suzuki: May return to juniors
Canadiens' Nick Suzuki: May return to juniors

Suzuki is expected to return to the Owen Sound of the Ontario Hockey League if he doesn't make the Canadiens' roster, Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette reports. Montreal general manager Marc Bergevin wouldn't rule out Suzuki making the roster while acknowledging the 19-year-old was the key player in the trade that sent Max Pacioretty southwest to Las Vegas. He has one more year of junior eligibility and was thought to be at least a year or two away from the NHL by Golden Knights general manager George McPhee. Suzuki has played both center and forward, telling reporters he's comfortable with both positions. He has the offensive skills to play anywhere the Canadiens want -- given the state of the

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