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NHL Realignment: Bad for Habs’ Playoff Chances

By Matthew Macaskill (@Habsology) I came to a disappointing realization 16 games into the 2013-14 season: I had no idea how the playoff seeding worked with the new NHL realignment […]

by · November 7, 2013 · 3 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Peter Budaj: The Quintessential NHL Backup

By Matthew Macaskill (@Habsology) When the Montreal Canadiens traded Jaroslav Halak to the Saint Louis Blues, they were without a natural backup for Carey Price. Enter Peter Budaj, who signed […]

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Montreal Canadiens: The Curious Case of David Desharnais

By Matthew Macaskill (@Habsology) The year is 2012 and the Montreal Canadiens are closing out a dismal season that sees them finish last place in the Eastern Conference and third […]

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Montreal Canadiens Draft Strategy: All American?

The Montreal Canadiens draft strategy has seen the Habs select 19 American born players since 2005 at the NHL Entry Draft

Would the Montreal Canadiens’ Number One Line Please Stand Up

Would the Montreal Canadiens’ Number One Line Please Stand Up

After finishing dead last in the Eastern Conference two seasons ago, the Canadiens bounced back in spectacular fashion claiming top spot last year in the now defunct Northeast Division. Along with a Norris-winning […]

by · September 23, 2013 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Montreal Canadiens: True Cup Contenders?

Montreal Canadiens: True Cup Contenders?

It seems like a long time ago. Actually it was a long time ago. Back in the the second half of the 1970’s where kids bounced around in station wagons seatbelt-less sucking in second hand smoke from both of their parents. Yes, whenever spring had finally sprung in Montreal it was inevitably time for the Canadiens to celebrate their latest Stanley Cup victory with a parade down the usual route, which ran from City Hall in Old Montreal all the way along Ste. Catherine Street and past the old Montreal Forum.

Ahh, good times. Good memories. Old memories.

by · April 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
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Montreal Canadiens’ Alex Galchenyuk Looking For More Playing Time

After a month-long slump, the Montreal Canadiens’ most highly-touted rookie is finally showing signs of life for the struggling Habs. The 18-year-old American, who was drafted 3rd overall at the […]

by · April 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
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PK Subban A Serious Norris Trophy Candidate

After missing the first six games of the 2013 season because of a contract dispute, PK Subban finally signed a two-year pact worth $5.75 million with the Montreal Canadiens. The […]

by · April 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
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Brian & Stephen Gionta Go Head to Head

An 11-year NHL veteran, Brian Gionta is the New Jersey Devils franchise leader for goals (48) in a single season (2005-06), is a Stanley Cup champion (2003) and the 34-year-old […]

by · March 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, New Jersey Devils
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Montreal Canadiens: North American Prospects Worth Watching

Now that Alex Galchenyuk has graduated with the Montreal Canadiens, Habs fans have definitely turned their attention to the NHL. However, let’s not forget all the quality prospects that Trevor Timmins […]

by · March 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minor League Report, Montreal Canadiens, National Juniors, Uncategorized
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How Much Money Is PK Subban Worth?

As soon as the new CBA is ratified by both the NHL owners and the players, teams will finally be allowed to start making roster moves such as signing free […]

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Montreal Canadiens: Should Alex Galchenyuk play in the NHL this season?

Now that the NHL and the NHLPA finally managed to conclude a deal and agree to a new collective bargaining agreement yesterday morning, NHL training camps are slated to open […]