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Canadiens Sign William Bitten, Michael Pezzetta To Entry Level Deals

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The Montreal Canadiens have signed forwards William Bitten and Michael Pezzetta to three-year, entry-level contracts, according to a team announcement on Wednesday.

Both were selected in the 2016 NHL draft. Bitten was a 3rd round pick, 70th overall, while Pezetta was a 6th round pick, 160th overall.

Bitten is in his second season with the Hamilton Bulldogs, scoring 19 goals and 61 points in 58 games.

Pezetta has split this season with the Ontario Hockey League’s Sudbury Wolves and the Sarnia Sting and has compiled 22 goals and 50 points in 58 contests.

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Boston Bruins

Bruins Place Jesse Gabrielle On Unconditional Waivers

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The Boston Bruins have placed forward Jesse Gabrielle on unconditional waivers in another step towards contract termination, according to CapFriendly.

Gabrielle, 21, played his entire season in the ECHL, but his season was cut short after suffering another concussion back in March, his third head injury since training camp.

Gabrielle will now become an unrestricted free agent.

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Carolina Hurricanes

Hurricanes’ Andrei Svechnikov In Concussion Protocol

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The Carolina Hurricanes may be without one of their top young stars for the next game or so in their series against the Washington Capitals.

Andrei Svenchnikov is currently in the concussion protocol following his fight with Capitals’ star Alex Ovechkin during last night’s game, which saw Svenchnikov knocked out during the fight.

Hurricanes’ head coach Rod Brind’Amour doesn’t expect Svechnikov to play in game four on Thursday night, according to the Washington Post’s Isabelle Khurshudyan.

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Eastern Conference

Rangers Agree to Terms With Vitali Kravtsov, Igor Shestyorkin

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The New York Rangers have come to an agreement on entry-level contracts with top prospects Vitali Kravtsov and Igor Shestyorkin, according to The Athletic’s Rick Carpinello.

The prospects’ deals won’t be officially registered until their current KHL contracts officially expire at the end of the month.

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