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Marc Bergevin is the Habs' new GM

Marc Bergevin’s Tenure As Habs GM: Draft Picks

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin has built a reputation for himself as one of the best executives in the National Hockey League in his two and a half seasons […]

by · January 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Gump Worsley foils Billy Hicke .

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Habs Rout Rangers

The hometown Montreal Canadiens rode the goaltending of Gump Worsley to a convincing 5-1 win over the New York Rangers in one of three National Hockey League games played last night. Toronto […]

by · January 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Montreal Canadiens
Dustin Tokarski could be useful in deep leagues as he has shown that the Canadiens can rely on him if Carey Price is injured or needs some rest. (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Time to Let Tokarski Play

Here’s a thought: with less than half a season to play, the Montreal Canadiens should start calling on backup goaltender Dustin Tokarski. We’ve reached the 47 game mark and Tokarski has […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 3 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Alex Ovechkin (michael starghill/Flickr)

Bet on the Canadiens This Super Bowl Weekend

This year won’t be the first time the Montreal Canadiens play a pair of matinee match-ups on Super Bowl weekend. Based on their above-average success rate in those games and […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Oh if only Carey Price had played.... (Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

Heard the One About Chris Kreider Skating into a Goalie?

As cool as “Crash” would look as a nickname on New York Rangers forward Chris Kreider specifically (seriously, sound it out), someone should probably let him know it wouldn’t be […]

(Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

Montreal Canadiens Want Revenge on Broadway

The Montreal Canadiens faced the hungry Dallas Stars in their first game back from the All-Star break. Four points out of a playoff spot and desperately needing the W, the […]

by · January 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Montreal Canadiens Are Playoff Locks with 37 Games Left

While the Montreal Canadiens might not belong in the playoffs according to advanced stats, sheer probability says otherwise. According to Sports Club Stats, the 29-13-3 Habs enter the unofficial second […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 2 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Montreal Canadiens Will Rely on Their Power Play Threat to Beat Dallas Stars

The NHL season psychological threshold that is the All-Star game is now behind us. Cars were given away, selfies were taken, ugly jerseys worn and interest worn out. The over-indulgence […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Marc Bergevin’s Tenure As Habs GM: Signings

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin has built a reputation for himself as one of the best executives in the National Hockey League during his two and a half seasons at […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Carey Price: Evolution of an All-Star Goaltender

As Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price gets set to take the ice in Columbus for the All-Star Game (5 pm Eastern Time), one can’t help but look back on his […]

(Eric Bolte-USA TODAY)

Max Pacioretty: American Sniper Edition

With the image of Max Pacioretty lying motionless on the ice on that fateful night back in March 2011, more than a few fans were probably thinking his career was […]

by · January 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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NHL All-Star Game or All-Farce Game?

Florida Panthers rookie Aaron Ekblad replacing the injured Erik Johnson of the Colorado Avalanche on Friday best sums up the joke that is the NHL All-Star Game. Ekblad, who was […]