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Tomas Plekanec needs to setp up his game to help Montreal stay alive. (Icon SMI)

5 Biggest Montreal Canadiens Bargaining Chips

It remains to be seen if the Montreal Canadiens will be among the main player-movers and roster-shakers this offseason. In theory, though, there’s no shortage of players they’d be targeting. […]

by · May 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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The Argument for the Habs to Keep Jeff Petry

No doubt one of Montreal’s biggest problems this past season was scoring. The Habs had four players with 20 or more goals on the team but the lack of offense […]

by · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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5 Dream Montreal Canadiens Trade Scenarios

While there are no doubt free agents the Montreal Canadiens are currently targeting, few if any would perfectly fill the team’s dire need for top-line offense. That isn’t to suggest […]

by · May 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Zach Fucale might just be the first goalie selected at this year's NHL Draft. [photo: David Chan]

Fucale Looks To Put Cherry On Top of Incredible Junior Career

When the Lewiston Maineiacs QMJHL franchise folded in the summer of 2011, a dispersal draft was held to spread their players around the league. Instead of taking a player off […]

by · May 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Canadiens Must Pass On Petry, Pay Price For Sniper Instead

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin made one of the best trades at this year’s trade deadline when he sent 2nd and 4th round picks to the Edmonton Oilers in […]

by · May 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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50 Years Ago in Hockey – 64-65 Post-Mortem: Canadiens

If one were to write a book about the 1964-65 season, the chapter on the Montreal Canadiens would have to be titled “Return to Glory’.  What started out as a […]

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5 Potential Montreal Canadiens Free Agency Targets

Everyone knows Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin has made re-signing unrestricted-free-agent-defenseman Jeff Petry a priority. However, no one really does if a deal will get done or not. With […]

by · May 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Jeff Petry Shouldn’t Be Top Montreal Canadiens Priority

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin had little new to offer at his post-mortem press conference. In short, he pretty much confirmed what everyone already knows in regard to how […]

by · May 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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PK Subban Is Right: Time for Montreal to Contend

After the Montreal Canadiens’ season had ended in game six versus Tampa Bay and the players gathered in front of the media, a quote from PK Subban stood out. In […]

by · May 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
22 Years & Counting: When Will The Stanley Cup Return To Canada?

22 Years & Counting: When Will The Stanley Cup Return To Canada?

If you’re a hockey fan in Canada there is always one date that stands out to you: June 9 1993. It was the last year a canadian team had hoisted […]

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Montreal Canadiens Head Coach Michel Therrien Was Right

Montreal Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien got it right, following his team’s final game of the season against the Tampa Bay Lightning. He just chose the wrong words.   Therrien: […]

by · May 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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A “Canadian” Team Won’t Win the Cup. Why Does it Matter?

The Montreal Canadiens were eliminated from the playoffs last night, the last remaining Canadian-based team in this years’ postseason. No doubt that when the Lightning scored to go-up 3-0, writers […]