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Plot twist expected this week involving Patrick Roy and the Montreal Canadiens

Published January 20, 2024 at 6:00 PM
BY DAVID ST-JEAN

We have just learned in the last few hours that Patrick Roy is officially back in the NHL as the head coach of the New York Islanders.

This is massive news that has resonated throughout the entire hockey world. After several years of speculation, Roy is finally back in the big league.

Canadiens fans won't have to wait long to see him at the Bell Centre. The first road game for the Isles will be at the home of the Habs this Thursday!

"Thursday's #Habs game at the Bell Centre just became a bit more interesting with Patrick Roy behind the bench for the #Isles" - Via Priyanta Emrith



Needless to say, the Bell Centre will likely be packed to full capacity for the occasion. Roy will have the opportunity to lead his new team while surrounded by his number 33 and two Stanley Cup banners!

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