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Montreal Canadiens vs. Boston Bruins Rivalry is Still Strong

The Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins have a storied rivalry — one that might be the best in the history of the NHL. Now in 2013, nothing has changed.

by · December 5, 2013 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Spoiled Return Home for the Rangers

I am sure after such a long road trip the New York Rangers are happy to be home.  I am also sure that they didn’t envision their first home game […]

by · October 29, 2013 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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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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Top 10 All-Time Underrated Habs

Some players get all the acclaim. Others go about their business in the shadows, preferring to let the P.K. Subbans of the world grab the spotlight. You know — the […]

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Ryan O’Reilly and The Price For A True “Number-One” Center

In the game of hockey, a true number-one center is a lot like a unicorn. It’s hard to find, but you know it when you see it. For the Calgary […]

by · March 5, 2013 · 7 comments · News/Commentary
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Are Brian Gionta’s Best Days Long Gone?

Despite the Montreal Canadiens’ strong start this season, some players are struggling offensively for the Eastern Conference leaders. One of them is captain Brian Gionta. In 19 contests this season, […]

by · February 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Player Profiles
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Canadiens’ Depth Charges Forward

Ten games into the season and sitting at 6-3-1, the Montreal Canadiens have so far been one of the season’s most surprising young teams. After finishing 19th in overall goal […]

by · February 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
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Canadiens Still Have a Top-6 Forward Spot Up for Grabs

Tomorrow night the Habs will host the Maple Leafs as the shortened season gets underway, but it looks like the Montreal Canadiens still have a key scoring position open in […]

by · January 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
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Line ‘Em Up: Montreal’s Forward Ranks

Like so many times in the past several months, Montreal’s hockey community sits idly, waiting with bated breath. Now that official proposals have once again been exchanged, it appears as […]

by · January 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, News/Commentary, Previews and Predictions
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Montreal’s Tomas Plekanec Thriving During NHL Lockout

Tomas Plekanec had a rough season with the Canadiens last year. After leading the team in scoring for the two seasons prior, Plekanec fell to fourth last.

by · December 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
Jaromir Jagr Returns to Czechoslovakian Roots During Lockout

Jaromir Jagr Returns to Czechoslovakian Roots During Lockout

In 1988, a 16-year-old boy by the name of Jaromir Jagr skated in his first professional hockey game as a member of HC Kladno, a team in the Czech Extraliga. More than two decades later, the talented winger has made a return to his hometown club—not just as a player, but as an owner, too.

by · December 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, News/Commentary