Tag Archives: Carbonneau

HABS SOFT-PEDDLE CARBO’S NEW DEAL


On a wind-swept day in the Laurentian mountains, Montreal Canadiens general manager Bob Gainey held court just outside the St. Jovite arena while, inside, the Habs were putting the finishing touches on two days’ worth of scrimmages. It was then … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

AND THEN THERE WERE 32


Defenceman Yannick Weber and forwards Max Pacioretty and Ben Maxwell were among the players to survive the first-round of cuts as the Montreal Canadiens sent a total of 18 players packing this morning. PK Subban and Olivier Fortier were sent … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

KOVALEV READY TO LACE ‘EM UP TOMORROW VS. SENS


Alex Kovalev is ready to make his pre-season debut for the Canadiens.  But it won’t be on a line with Robert Lang. Kovalev was on the ice at practice this morning as the Habs prepare to open the home portion … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

KOVALEV-LANG CHEMISTRY EXPERIMENT PUT ON HOLD


Alex Kovalev and Robert Lang, linemates in Pittsburgh, will have to wait another day before they can skate together in a game as members of the Montreal Canadiens. Kovalev did not take part in a morning skate at Verdun prior … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CANADIENS FALL 8-3 TO B’S IN PRE-SEASON OPENER


Forget the final score. The one thing that should concern Habs‘ fans the most, following the team’s 8-3 setback to the Boston Bruins in Halifax in last night’s pre-season opener, is the fact that defenceman Roman Hamrlik finished the game on the sidelines. Hamrlik left the contest … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment