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Who Deserves to Be Montreal’s Next Captain?

With the midway mark of the season fast approaching, I thought it would be interesting to look at the leadership of the Montreal Canadiens so far this year. With four […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Claude Provost

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Habs Come Back, Rangers Rant

With the National Hockey League taking a couple of days off, and yesterday’s report covering the Russia – Canada exhibition game, today we’ll go over Sunday’s NHL games and report on […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Montreal Canadiens
Sven Andrighetto is off to a nice start for the Huskies

Should Sven Andrighetto Stay with Montreal Canadiens?

Who knew mounting injuries would translate into such a feel-good story for the Montreal Canadiens, with recent call-up Sven Andrighetto notching points in his first three NHL games? Most recently […]

by · December 13, 2014 · 4 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Jean Béliveau’s Funeral: Through The Eyes of A 21 Year-Old

A lot has been written and said about Jean Béliveau over the last week and a half, but nothing can be compared to what took place on Wednesday afternoon at […]

Charlie Hodge

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
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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
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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