Post Tagged with: "Alexei Emelin"

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The Bruins Should Want the Canadiens in the Playoffs

“Anyone but the Canadiens.” That would be my answer as to who I’d like to see the Boston Bruins face in the playoffs. And could you blame me? Prior to […]

by · March 25, 2014 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins
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Brendan Gallagher is Habs’ Early MVP

He may not be a candidate for Team Canada at the upcoming Olympic Winter Games but at the quarter mark of the season Brendan Gallagher is the Montreal Canadiens’ MVP. […]

by · November 23, 2013 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
Re-signing the Habs’ Disappearing Defense Corps

Re-signing the Habs’ Disappearing Defense Corps

By Nathan Currier @nathancurrier If the Habs’ General Manager Marc Bergevin does nothing next summer except lounge by the pool, the following September at the 2014-2015 Canadiens training camp there […]

by · November 4, 2013 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
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Hockey News: Flyers/Avs Trade; Ovechkin Injury

The Philadelphia Flyers are struggling this season. But their always astute GM knew exactly what his team needed to shake things up: An agitating pest who occasionally crosses the line. […]

by · November 1, 2013 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Marc Bergevin Drops The Ball As Canadiens Lose Alexei Emelin

Despite a very important 2-1 win against their division rivals on Saturday at Bell Centre, the Canadiens lost a key element of their defensive brigade when bruising defensemen Alexei Emelin […]

by · April 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Top 10 Hardest Hitters in the NHL February 2013 Edition

Hockey is one of the most physical games on the planet, as a result you are bound to see physical contacts between players. Whether it is with a thunderous hip check or […]

by · February 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists
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The Emergence Of Raphael Diaz

Who would have thought that after three games, the Montreal Canadiens’ leading scorer would be sophomore defenseman Raphael Diaz? That’s right, nobody! Diaz is currently leading the team in scoring […]

by · January 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Player Profiles
Erik Karlsson was benched in Game 2 against the Penguins (Photo by Andy Martin Jr)

Top 20: Nice Goal, Wrong Net

Hockey players strive for perfection, but sometimes they are prone to accidents -or faux-pas- on the ice just like the rest of us, beer-league players. Whether it’s a defenseman trying to […]

by · November 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Top 10 Lists
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Montreal Canadiens sign a plethora of players

New Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin has been fairly active regarding the signing and the re-signing of key players for the organization in the past 72 hours. The rookie […]

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Habs Blueline: A Look at the Montreal Canadiens’ Defensive Line-Up

Looking at the Montreal Canadiens’ defensive depth chart this off-season, it is difficult to decide whether the team boasts an embarrassment of riches…or just plain embarrassment. With so many question […]

Marc Bergevin is the Habs' new GM

Ok, We Hired a GM… Now What?

He was widely seen as one of the next great hockey minds during his tenure with the Chicago Blackhawks’ front office. He rose quickly through the ranks upon his retirement […]

Carey Price

Montreal Canadiens End of Season Awards

Carey Price makes a glove save vs. the Washington Capitals. The Montreal Canadiens’ 2011/12 season will certainly go down as one of the worst in recent memory, as the team […]

by · April 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens