Mike Cammalleri received a gift in the mail from Geoff Molson.
Cammalleri's No. 13 jersey with a hand-written letter was delivered from the Montreal Canadiens owner, the player noted on his Twitter account.
"Much appreciated thank you. Merci," he wrote.
Cammalleri wanted to keep the sweater as a souvenir, but former general manager Pierre Gauthier told him that he would have to pay for it.
Cammalleri, who spent parts of three seasons with the Canadiens, was traded to the Calgary Flames on Jan. 12.
Obviously a quiet time for Montreal news, given that, ya know, we missed the playoffs. However, two bits of news:
1) Nashville’s Francis Bouillon acknowledged that he would listen if Montreal called this summer. A fan favourite, Bouillon was jettisoned by Gainey & Co. in 2009. However, he was a fan favourite, and if he’s on the market, my money is on the Canadiens giving...