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Kent Hughes signs forward Luke Tuck to an entry level contract

Published April 16, 2024 at 10:00

The rumor has just been confirmed for Kent Hughes, and it involves Luke Tuch and Lane Hutson, but there's more.

Luke Tuch signs with the Canadiens, but also with the Laval Rocket!

See the official press release.

"The General Manager of the Montreal Canadiens, Kent Hughes, announced on Tuesday that the team had agreed on the terms of a two-season entry contract (2024-2025 to 2025-2026) with forward Luke Tuch. He has also signed a one-way contract with the Laval Rocket allowing him to finish the current season in the American League."

- Montreal Canadiens

So, Tuch also signs a pact with the Laval Rocket, and therefore, he can join JF Houle's team as early as tomorrow!

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Tuch, 22 years old, 6 feet 2 inches and 203 pounds, is a second-round pick of the Canadiens in 2020.

He has accumulated 30 points in 39 games this season, including ten goals, at Boston University in the NCAA. He was playing with a certain Lane Hutson, who has just also signed his entry contract with the Habs.

Speaking of youngsters and additions to the lineup, let's indeed remember that the CH has just recalled Logan Mailloux, who is expected to play his first career NHL game tonight.

He will then return with the Rocket.

Details to follow.

April 16   |   625 answers
Kent Hughes signs forward Luke Tuck to an entry level contract

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