Tag Archives: BOB GAINEY

DANNY BRIERE? THANKS, BUT NO THANKS #HABS


So, Danny Briere is now up for grabs, after being bought out this week by the Philadelphia Flyers. Would you like to see him in a Canadiens uniform? Thanks…but no thanks. It was six years ago, almost to the day, that … Continue reading

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UNFINISHED BUSINESS FOR LARAQUE


Georges Laraque is eyeing a comeback in the NHL. “You never know, it could even be Montreal,” said the former Hab. “Gainey’s gone, Gauthier’s gone.” “It’s a matter of going to the right team. I have no idea where it … Continue reading

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BOB GAINEY’S LEGACY AS GM OF THE HABS


The Leafs will retire Mats Sundin’s number 13 jersey prior to tonight’s game in Toronto against the Canadiens. Remember when Bob Gainey tried to convince Sundin to sign in Montreal after his days in Toronto were over? That got me … Continue reading

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LECAVALIER’S SUMMER OF DISCONTENT


Seems no matter where Vincent Lecavalier goes, he can’t escape the rumours and reports that link him to the Montreal Canadiens. And it’s clear the Montreal-area native is growing tired of it all. Lecavalier was in Montreal today for a … Continue reading

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GAINEY GETS HIS MAN


“What was Gainey’s rush?!?!” “Boring, defensive hockey comes to the Montreal Canadiens!!!” “The guy has as much personality as a wet noodle.” …and so it goes.  Just some of the reaction to this week’s hiring of Jacques Martin by the … Continue reading

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HABS THROUGH CARBO’S EYES


Guy Carbonneau says he never saw it coming. Just about everyone else, however, did. Carbonneau spoke to the media yesterday for the first time since being fired Mar. 9, in the hours after a Canadiens’ 3-1 over the Dallas Stars … Continue reading

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HABS DON’T HAVE TO GO FAR FOR LATEST ACQUISITION


Some 24 hours after dispatching the popular Steve Begin to Dallas, Canadiens GM Bob Gainey found that depth centreman he was looking for. And he didn’t have to go far, to get him. After the Habs arrived in Philadephia for last night’s … Continue reading

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