Montreal Canadiens Recent Posts

 

(Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

Trade Deadline: What Do the Montreal Canadiens Need for the Playoffs?

With the NHL’s trade deadline fast approaching, the rumour mill is in full swing. The Eastern conference is wide open to win and teams will be working the phones trying […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
Gonchar’s 1000th Career Point Draws Comparisons With Pelé In Russia

Gonchar’s 1000th Career Point Draws Comparisons With Pelé In Russia

In this translated interview, originally appearing in Russian language on the portal Sport Express, Habs defenseman Sergei Gonchar talks about his 1000th career point, scored with a goal during the […]

Flyers Fans hope to see Eric Lindros appear on Winter Classic Ice (cr: Aaron Frutman@Flickr)

Bruins to Host 2016 Winter Classic

While New England sports fans all watched the Patriots trounce the Colts at Gillette Stadium on Sunday in the AFC Championship game, they should get used to the idea of […]

(Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Montreal Canadiens to Go Full Schwarzenegger on Predators

After winning only one of their last four games, the Montreal Canadiens were back in their barn, ready to turn things around against the Metropolitan division leading New York Islanders. […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 3 comments · Montreal Canadiens
(Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Canadiens Make Price-less Statement in Islanders Win

A win without all-star Carey Price was all the Montreal Canadiens were looking for Saturday against the then-Eastern Conference leading New York Islanders. Chasing former Habs goalie Jaroslav Halak? Mere […]

by · January 18, 2015 · 2 comments · Montreal Canadiens
(Eric Bolte-USA TODAY)

Max Pacioretty Goes Streaking

Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty is known to be a streaky scorer, but never quite like this. Oddly enough, Montreal’s leading point and goal scorer for the past three seasons […]

by · January 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
(James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Alex Galchenyuk Should Return to Left Wing Against New York Islanders

Seems every time the Canadiens flirt with a team rarity, they lose. Whether it’s winning 16 straight games when scoring the first goal, keeping their opponents to two or fewer […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
(Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

Are the Habs a Cup Contender?

At the halfway mark of the 82 game NHL season, the Montreal Canadiens should be pleased. With 57 points in 42 games played, the team is 5 points ahead of last […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
(Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

Price Could Face Halak at All-Star Game

When the New York Islanders and Montreal Canadiens play each other Saturday night, it will potentially mark the first of two pivotal match-ups between former teammates Carey Price and Jaroslav […]

(Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

Success Through Consistency for the Montreal Canadiens

In defeating the Columbus Blue Jackets, The Montreal Canadiens won their 6th road game in a row. Since the beginning of the season, except the western road trip back in […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
Zach Fucale [photo: David Chan]

Zachary Fucale: Goalie of the Future or Trade Bait?

When goaltender Zachary Fucale was drafted with the 36th pick of the 2013 NHL draft by the Montreal Canadiens, it was met with mixed feelings. Some praised the pick as […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 3 comments · Montreal Canadiens
(Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Canadiens Midterm Grades: Forwards

With 41 games in the books, the Montreal Canadiens first half of the 2014-15 season is officially over. The team has had its ups and downs thus far, but ultimately […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens