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The Las Vegas Golden Knights’ main goal is to collect as many futures as possible over the next few days. Ahead of the Expansion Draft though, it’s Montreal Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin who had better hope a side deal for even more Habs assets is eventually revealed to have been in place with...
June 17th, 20171727The Montreal Canadiens and Buffalo Sabres have broken the ice on trades Saturday ahead of the 3:00 P.M. EST trade freeze. The Canadiens have sent defender Nathan Beaulieu to the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for their third-round draft selection in 2017 which will come at pick 68, the Canadiens...
The first big blockbuster trade of the 2017 offseason has taken place. The Montreal Canadiens have traded prospect Mikhail Sergachev and a conditional second-round draft pick in 2018 to the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for Jonathan Drouin and a conditional sixth-round pick in 2018.
There were...June 15th, 2017
When the Montreal Canadiens make the No. 25 pick at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, the bar will be set pretty low… metaphorically speaking. In spite of Michael McCarron being listed as 6’6”, he is probably the best the Habs have ever done with the pick in the past.
McCarron the Best of the...June 14th, 2017
As far as game shows go, it’s not so bad. The ratings are guaranteed to be good anyway. And all the players already each have a multi-million-dollar contract, so, in a sense, everyone’s a winner. If only the contestant pool was a little larger, as it’s made up of some pretty exclusive...June 11th, 2017
Over the last few weeks, the writers at THW had a bit of fun. We got together to create a realistic Vegas mock expansion draft. I was tasked as the general manager of the Montreal Canadiens. We were allowed to make trades with not only Vegas but with other general managers around the league to...June 9th, 2017
The Montreal Canadiens are very sound defensively and generally don't mind playing a boxing match style of game, meaning they are comfortable with opening up the game and trading chances with their opponents. With Carey Price in net, a speedy offence and a mobile defensive core, why not?
The...June 9th, 2017
It’s almost as if the Montreal Canadiens have a love-hate relationship with their prospects. They seemingly love over-seasoning them in the American Hockey League and hate it when they can’t produce on the fourth line once they’re called up.
The hope is that the recent Andreas Martinsen...June 8th, 2017