Post Tagged with: "Michel Therrien"

Ken Dryden Weighs in On Language Issue that Plagues Habs

Ken Dryden Weighs in On Language Issue that Plagues Habs

“It’s always a story in Montreal. It’s a fact of life. Language enriches the city, and language at times is a challenge. And so how do you deal with it? […]

Michel Therrien vs P.K. Subban

Michel Therrien vs P.K. Subban

Believe it or not, a large percentage of Habs fans adamantly believe that Michel Therrien has an axe to grind with their team’s raining Norris trophy winner, P.K. Subban. To […]

by · January 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Michel Therrien - new Habs bench boss (Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

A Note on the Montreal Canadiens Line Juggling

Following the Montreal Canadiens’ line combinations is like tracing a single thread through a tangle of yarn.  On any given shift, after any given power play or any given penalty […]

by · December 18, 2013 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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It Won’t Get Any Better Than This for Habs’ Louis Leblanc

It definitely has not been an easy ride for Louis Leblanc, the Montreal Canadiens’ 18th overall pick in the 2009 entry-level draft.  But if the twenty-two year old Harvard-educated forward […]

by · October 28, 2013 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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David Desharnais: Is He Done with the Canadiens?

If there’s one thing everyone can agree on regarding the Montreal Canadiens over the past few seasons, it’s that they’re a small team that can be intimidated and pushed around […]

by · October 26, 2013 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
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Lars is a Star This Week: Will Success Last for Habs’ Eller?

  Hey do you know that kid Eller is leading the Habs in scoring? Really eh!? Wouldn’t have bet on that one. Me neither. How’s Daniel Brière doing? Lars Eller […]

by · October 9, 2013 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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For Habs’ Bergevin and Therrien the Real Work Begins

At the end of the 2012 season — which saw the Montreal Canadiens miss the playoffs for the first time since 2007 — change was afoot. Owner Geoff Molson, now […]

by · July 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
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Montreal Canadiens: 5 Games to Watch

Michel Therrien’s first season behind the Montreal Canadiens’ bench version 2.0 generated the franchise’s first playoff berth after missing the dance the prior season. After a disappointing descent to the […]

Danny Briere signed with the Canadiens after being a Flyers buy-out (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Danny Briere’s Fist-Pump: Buh-Bye with Habs?

Celebrations are a big part of sports. All sports. Sometimes we’re even lucky enough (okay maybe not that lucky at all) to see soccer players kissing each other after scoring […]

by · July 18, 2013 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
Ray Shero won the 2013 General Manager of the Year Award. (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Can We Continue to Trust Ray Shero?

When reflecting upon the Pittsburgh Penguins’ playoff short-comings, we’ve blamed Dan Bylsma, Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Kris Letang and anyone else we could think of besides Ray Shero. Why hasn’t […]

by · June 21, 2013 · 14 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Coach Dan Bylsma finally gets to manage a healthy lineup (Tom Turk/THW)

Making the Case For and Against Dan Bylsma

As I sit here, four days after the Penguins were ousted from the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the shock is beginning to wear off. The wound however, is still very fresh. […]

by · June 11, 2013 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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To Reclaim its Past Glory, Les Glorieux Must First Reclaim the Past

Hockey is an emotional game. A game can turn on a dime from momentum swings caused by a bruising body check, a great save or even a passionate chant from the […]

by · June 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens