Post Tagged with: "Carey Price"

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Montreal Canadiens Shouldn’t Be Playing Carey Price

Playing it safe can actually be pretty risky, as Montreal Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien is likely about to find out, as he goes with No. 1 goalie Carey Price […]

by · April 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Hockey News: Flames in, Kings out; Bruins Lose, Senators Win

Much like the Colorado Avalanche and Dallas Stars last year, the Calgary Flames have arrived, seemingly ahead of schedule. The Flames were not a popular pick to even be in […]

by · April 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Tuukka Rask Worthy Of Vezina Trophy Consideration

Tuukka Rask has carried the inconsistent Boston Bruins on his back for much of the 2014-15 season. Their franchise goaltender is in the midst of a season that some will […]

The Ideal Montreal Canadiens Playoff Bracket

The Ideal Montreal Canadiens Playoff Bracket

The deck is stacked against the Montreal Canadiens to hoist the Stanley Cup for a record 25th time this spring. However, that is true of each playoff team, who has […]

by · April 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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5 Potential Cup Winners With the Best Stories

As sportswriters most of us who contribute to The Hockey Writers are suckers for a great story. When legendary defenseman Ray Bourque finally won the Stanley Cup with the Colorado […]

by · April 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Top 10 Lists
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3 Reasons Montreal Canadiens Are First (Besides Carey Price)

It would have been the perfect end to an entertaining game, had only Montreal Canadiens forward Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau scored in the shootout like he was supposed to. Co-leading the league […]

by · April 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Post-Lockout Montreal Canadiens in Elite Company

Extrapolating point totals earned in 2013 over a full 82-game schedule, the Montreal Canadiens were on pace for 108 points that lockout-shortened season. That makes them officially one of just […]

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Pekka Rinne: Masterton, Vezina, or Both?

Pekka Rinne is the Nashville Predators’ nomination for the Masterton Trophy which “is given to the National Hockey League player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication […]

by · April 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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The 2015 NHL Awards Go to…

With the 2014-15 NHL season nearing a thrilling and suspenseful close, there is no better time than the present to contemplate who the top contenders are for the league’s major awards! […]

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Andrei Markov: Montreal Canadiens’ Excellence of Execution

It was announced earlier in the week that Andrei Markov is the Montreal Canadiens’ nominee to earn the Bill Masterton Trophy given to the player who embodies perseverance, sportsmanship, and […]

by · March 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Will the Atlantic-Leading Montreal Canadiens Hold on?

While a victory Monday night against the rival Tampa Bay Lightning would go a long way toward securing an Atlantic Division championship, the Montreal Canadiens don’t necessarily need one. Montreal […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Hart Trophy Tracker: Making the Case for Devan Dubnyk

There is no doubt that Carey Price is the best goaltender in the league right now. He is currently leading all statistical categories and has been a huge reason why […]