Post Tagged with: "Andrei Kostitsyn"

Montreal Canadiens and the Trade Deadline: Quiet? Or Gauthier Smart …

Montreal Canadiens and the Trade Deadline: Quiet? Or Gauthier Smart …

It’s 18h13 est here in Montreal, and to be honest, I couldn’t be happier. This trade deadline hype has been somewhere between annoying and ridiculous. I have been sitting here […]

Montreal Canadiens Forward Andrei Kostitsyn (Resolute/wikimedia)

Is Kostitsyn Seeing His Last Days With Montreal Canadiens?

It seems that as of late, the grumblings are getting louder in and around the city of Montreal. In a city that never seems happy with the performance of their […]

7.6 Percent: What Does this Number Mean to the Montreal Canadiens?

Montreal boasts the #1 penalty kill and 4th best defense in the NHL, but what does 7.6% mean?

by · January 17, 2011 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
The Montreal Canadiens 2010 Edition: A Year In Review

The Montreal Canadiens 2010 Edition: A Year In Review

Here is a monthly breakdown of the Canadiens performance throughout the 2010 calendar year…

by · January 2, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens

Homecoming Tonight for Bouillon and Kostitsyn

Defenceman Francis Bouillon and forward Sergei Kostitsyn will return to Montreal for the first time since both left town for the country-and-western climbs of Nashville, with the Canadiens playing host […]

by · November 18, 2010 · 2 comments · Montreal Canadiens, News/Commentary
Picking Up Where They Left Off, Habs Report Card

Picking Up Where They Left Off, Habs Report Card

Although it’s only been 8 games, the Montreal Canadiens are picking up right where they left off last May…Player Grades Through 8 games

by · October 26, 2010 · 6 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Pouliot Pays Price

Pouliot Pays Price

Three games into the regular season, and Canadiens’ head coach Jacques Martin is already playing musical chairs as a way to kick-start forward Benoit Pouliot. Truth be told, The Coach […]

by · October 14, 2010 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
Habs need to stay loose at home (Jason Hitelman)

Montreal Canadiens Must Take Control At Home

If I had to guess, I would think that all of you–at least those who are Montreal Canadiens fans–are not very pleased after watching Game 2 against the Washington Capitals. […]

by · April 18, 2010 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
These boys are looking for AK46 (Jason Hitelman)

Montreal Canadiens Must Snap Out of It

Hello, Habs fans! My name is Jason Hitelman and I am now one of the Montreal Canadiens correspondents here at The Hockey Writers. As a lifelong Habs supporter, it is […]

by · January 18, 2010 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
Joey MacDonald looked like an All-Star (Photo Courtesy of

Toronto Maple Leafs Upset Montreal Canadiens–And Their Fans

On Tuesday, Dec. 1, I went to the Bell Centre to watch the Montreal Canadiens host the Toronto Maple Leafs. The next morning, I cried in my cereal. It’s no […]

by · December 3, 2009 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs, Uncategorized
Ryan O'Byrne skates in pre-game warm up

Thoughts from HabLand wilderness

This week has been a wild one for the Montreal Canadiens or maybe it has been for many fans. I listen to some sports talk radio and often hear many […]

by · November 20, 2009 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
Photo courtesy of Flickr - Paul Keleher

The Bruins Running Diary: Volume II, the Montreal Canadiens

I’m 1-0 on running diaries for the season when the Bruins are playing an opponent from last season’s playoffs. Or at least I was before Thursday night’s shootout loss against the Montreal Canadiens.

The Bruins celebrated their first goal in 192 minutes and 6 seconds, a baffling amount of time between tallies if you think about it. In that stretch, the Bruins only allowed four regulation goals, a sign that their defensive abilities have strengthened. But the overall game play of the team? Not the best, especially when injuries are becoming more popular with each passing day now that Byron Bitz and David Krejci have been added to that list

by · November 6, 2009 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Uncategorized