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Canadiens make controversial 1st-round pick in Logan Mailloux, who asked teams not to draft him

1 month ago   |   By CBC


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NHL draft: Canadiens select Logan Mailloux in controversial first-round pick

NHL draft: Canadiens select Logan Mailloux in controversial first-round pick

1 month ago   |   By TORONTO STAR

Mailloux had asked not to be drafted after it came to light he was charged in Sweden for taking and distributing an offensive photo without consent during a consensual sexual encounter last November.
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Canadiens make shocking, dismaying choice to select Mailloux in draft

Canadiens make shocking, dismaying choice to select Mailloux in draft

1 month ago   |   By Sportsnet

MONTREAL - There's going off the board, and then there's doing what the Montreal Canadiens did in selecting right-handed defenceman Logan Mailloux at the 2021 NHL Draft on Friday.
This was completely off the radar, an utter shock, and a dismaying choice.
With the 31st overall pick, the Canadiens chose Mailloux, who had renounced himself from the process after he was charged in Sweden with invasion of privacy and defamation.
Mailloux paid a $1,650 fine for showing teammates with SK Lejon in Sweden a Snapchat of him engaged in a consensual sexual activity with a woman who did not consent to...
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Canadiens take Logan Mailloux who didn't want to be drafted after conviction

Canadiens take Logan Mailloux who didn't want to be drafted after conviction

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The Montreal Canadiens stunned the rest of the NHL on Friday night by taking Logan Mailloux with the second-to-last pick in the first round of the draft. Mailloux, who was criminally convicted in Sweden last year for sharing an explicit photo of a woman performing a sex act without her consent, asked teams not to...
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Habs draft player who asked teams to avoid him

1 month ago   |   By ESPN

A source close to Logan Mailloux told ESPN he was unaware the Canadiens were selecting him until the 31st pick was announced, although the team had shown interest in him during multiple interviews.
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Canadiens make controversial pick, selecting Logan Mailloux with the No. 31 pick

Canadiens make controversial pick, selecting Logan Mailloux with the No. 31 pick

1 month ago   |   By TORONTO STAR


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Logan Mailloux Selected by Canadiens in 2021 NHL Draft Despite Renouncing Himself

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Despite renouncing himself from the 2021 NHL draft, Logan Mailloux was selected in the first round by the Montreal Canadiens. Mailloux was taken No...
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Canadiens draft Logan Mailloux after he told teams not to pick him

1 month ago   |   By ProHockeyTalk

Logan Mailloux was in convincted in Sweden for taking and circulating a photo of a woman performing a sex act without her consent.
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Canadiens select Mailloux 31st overall after prospect withdrew from draft

1 month ago   |   By TheScore

The Montreal Canadiens stunned the hockey world with one of the most polarizing and controversial picks in recent memory on Friday. The Habs selected Logan Mailloux with the 31st overall pick. The 18-year-old announced Tuesday he was withdrawing from the draft because he hasn't "demonstrated strong enough maturity or character to earn that privilege" after news broke that he had been charged in November. The 18-year-old was fined for invasion of privacy and defamation for taking an offensive photo without consent during a sexual encounter and distributing it. More to come. Copyright © 2021...
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Canadiens take Logan Mailloux in NHL draft despite defamation charge

1 month ago   |   By Sportsnet

The Montreal Canadiens have selected Logan Mailloux, who withdrew his name from the 2021 NHL Draft earlier this week after he was charged late last year for taking and distributing an offensive photo without consent during a sexual encounter, with the 31st pick.
The London Knights defenceman was playing on loan with Swedish third division club SK Lejon amid the postponement and eventual cancellation of the OHL due to the COVID-19 pandemic when the Nov. 7 incident occurred. Mailloux was charged with both defamation and “Kränkande fotografering,” or offensive photography, and ordered to pay...
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