Four Types Of People Fuelling The Language Debate

In Summer, the sun will shine. In the Fall, leaves will turn colours and will eventually cover the ground. In winter in Canada, in Quebec, snow will fall and will allow us to enjoy winter sports… as we will be swearing each time we have to shovel. In Spring, trees and flowers will blossom and everything that spent months dormant will awaken. Those are certainties of the seasons living in every province in Canada, including Quebec. But in that province, there’s one more perennial that keep coming out each and every year and it happens at the NHL Draft or shortly after: the francophone debate about the Montreal Canadiens.

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Teams Without a 1st Round Pick: 16th Overall Available?

It’s upon us. Finally, the NHL Draft will be taking place four months later than normal. But it’s happening! The wait for these young men will be over soon enough. No, it won’t be held at the Bell Centre as it was supposed to happen. It will rather be online, through video conferencing with special phone lines dedicated for it, and some to the 31 General Managers wanting to talk to their homologues about potential trades. So it’s not from the podium, but through a computer screen that Gary Bettman will be saying the much anticipated phrase: “We have a trade to announce…”

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