Montreal Canadiens Recent Posts


Charlie Hodge key to Habs' win.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Habs Edge Leafs

The visiting Montreal Canadiens spoiled Frank Mahovlich’s return to the Toronto lineup as they edged the Maple Leafs 3-2 last night at Maple Leaf Gardens.  In the other National Hockey League game, […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Montreal Canadiens
(Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Identity Crisis: Who Are the Montreal Canadiens?

It’s no secret to anyone who watches the Montreal Canadiens on a regular basis that this team is struggling big time. 1-5-1 in their last seven games is a far […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
Michel Therrien - new Habs bench boss (Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

Criticizing Montreal Canadiens Coach Michel Therrien Is Fun

In hindsight, starting No. 1 goalie Carey Price against the Dallas Stars for the second time in two nights was a mistake by Montreal Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien. In […]

by · December 7, 2014 · 3 comments · Montreal Canadiens
(Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

3 Positives Following Montreal Canadiens Loss to Chicago

It no doubt hurts right now, but, unlike a jellyfish sting, there’s no need to pee on what was an overall good effort by the Montreal Canadiens in their loss […]

by · December 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
George Parros (Icon SMI)

George Parros – A Career In Review

George Parros’ mustache is more famous than George Parros’ wrist shot but that’s fine with him. “My No. 1 priority is making it onto an NHL roster,” Parros told the […]

Jean Beliveau, 1950's

What it Means to Be Captain of the Canadiens

This week has been a jarring reminder of what it means to be captain of the Montreal Canadiens.  If these emotional last few days have proven anything to Montreal Canadiens fans it’s that […]

by · December 4, 2014 · 2 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Jean-Gabriel Pageau (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Will The Real David Desharnais Please Stand Up?

Like most NHL players, David Desharnais has undoubtedly had his ups and down since breaking in on a full -time basis in 2011. Unlike most players, however, Desharnais has dealt […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Jean Béliveau, Miracle of Modesty

Jean Béliveau, Miracle of Modesty

The hockey world, and all of Canada, mourns the loss of Jean Béliveau, a man of miraculous talent and total modesty, who played the game better than almost anyone ever has, […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 2 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Jean Beliveau with Gordie Howe (DAVID BIER, CLUB DE HOCKEY CANADIEN)

Jean Beliveau: Hockey’s Ultimate Class Act Passes Away at 83

In the late evening hours of December 2nd, the Montreal Canadiens announced the passing of  legend Jean Beliveau at age 83. Dubbed “Le Gros Bill”, Beliveau was the ultimate ambassador […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 4 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Alex Galchenyuk (Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

How Much Is Alex Galchenyuk Worth?

With GM Marc Bergevin locking up Brendan Gallagher to a six-year contract extension, that only leaves youngster Alex Galchenyuk still in need of a deal. The Gallagher negotiations took about […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
(Icon SMI)

Interview With Habs Defenseman Andrei Markov

In this translated interview, originally appearing in Russian language on the popular Russian portal, Andrei Markov talked about his 100th goal for the Habs, discussed the current season, and remembered […]

Brendan Gallagher (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Montreal Canadiens Lock up Key Cog in Brendan Gallagher

You wouldn’t know it looking at the scores from the past few days, but right in between two embarrassing losses to the Buffalo Sabres the Montreal Canadiens had a bit […]

by · November 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens