Mario Langlois sees the Canadian pick up Pierre-Luc Dubois this summer


Elliott Friedman said a few hours ago that Pierre-Luc Dubois – a limited free agent and eligible for arbitration whose rights rest with the Jets for another two years – had informed the team’s management that he was planning to leave Winnipeg in 2024 (or sooner). ). ). There would be no doubt for him to sign a long-term contract with his current team.

What should Kevin Cheveldayoff do with Dubois? He should trade it, knowing that his forward him – who will undoubtedly receive more than $ 5 million next season – has no plans to stay in Winnipeg when he becomes a free agent? He has to take it all of Dubois at the hockey level and let him go for nothing in two years? You should keep it up to Deadline 2024while it might get great in exchange for his services? Should we speed up a possible rebuilding in Winnipeg by swapping Dubois right away?

But above all, what to think of Pierre-Luc Dubois and the many rumors about him?

It is not so it was clicking so not between him and John Tortorella who ended up being swapped after an evening in which he had deployed ZERO effort. Then he would already like to leave Manitoba after only two seasons …

Mario Langlois, host of the popular show sports fans on radio waves of 98.5 FM, a get off yesterday several Habs supporters on Facebook. He confessed it In his opinionPierre-Luc Dubois’s dream was to play for the Montreal Canadiens and that this opportunity could come true as early as the summer of 2024 … or sooner, if Kent Hughes has an interest in Dubois and concludes a transaction with the Jets.


Langlois went even further. If the Canadian were to acquire Dubois this summer (in exchange for Josh Anderson and something else?), Wouldn’t Nick Bobrov be better off fielding Juraj Slafkovksy or another player who doesn’t play in the middle? This is the question Mario Langlois asked himself at the end of his to send.

With Dubois and Suzuki in town, the need may be more pressing on the wing or the blue line. Especially with Christian Dvorak behind …

But at the same time, I’m not a fan of draft by position. I love to see a scouting director select the best player available, that’s all. Many things can happen between the age of 18 and 23 of an athlete …

Pierre-Luc Dubois celebrates today the St-Jean his 24th birthday. She is young enough to do it fitter in the duo’s reconstruction plan Hughes-Gorton. On the other hand, it’s his character and his attitude: they say he’s a good guy ladbut … – would be distractions in Montreal. Imagine if we learn after just one season that Dubois is looking forward to the summer of 2024 to go to the United States …

Let’s say that Dubois and Hughes (who would have paid dearly to acquire it) would have spent a bad quarter of an hour on sports channels. Especially since the acquisition of Dubois would have been very expensive …

Dubois scored 60 points in 81 games last season. And 106 minutes of penalty …

Knowing that he wants to play in Montreal for ten years, he would immediately make the Canadiens a better team and I would pick him up tomorrow morning.

Recall that according to Frank Seravalli also Blake Wheeler could leave Winnipeg this summer. Paul Stastny, he will get complete autonomy and he should move out in Montreal. Barry Trotz also appears to have chosen to pursue his career away from Manitoba (home). No, it’s not doing very well in Winnipeg …

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