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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 […]

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How Has Each Canadian Team Performed in 2014-15

There were low expectations for Canadian hockey teams heading into the 2014-15 season. Only one of the seven Canadian teams made the playoffs in 2013-14, the first time that happened since […]

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P.K. Subban: Not an All-Star but a Superstar

When the NHL All-Stars were announced, the snubs were talked about just as much if not more than the players who actually made the team. One glaring omission had to […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 5 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Carey Price Not the Only Thing Carrying Canadiens

One common misconception is all-star Carey Price is the only reason the Montreal Canadiens are where they are in the standings, three points out of first place in the Atlantic […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Dick Duff and Johnny Bower

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Duff Haunts Leafs, Hull Nets 37th

Dick Duff, traded away by the Toronto Maple Leafs 11 months ago, came back to haunt his former team last night.  Duff scored the winning goal as his newest team, […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Montreal Canadiens
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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 […]

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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 […]

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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
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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
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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