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MERCY RULE ANYONE?


Prior to the start of the 2011-2012 NHL season, I predicted that the Canadiens would finish in 7th place in the Eastern Conference. I was wrong. I never thought the Habs would move to the next level with the roster … Continue reading

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WHAT NEXT FOR HABS?


Now that the giddiness of the all-star break is behind us, it’s time for the Montreal Canadiens to get back down to business. It starts with a 2 p.m. skate at Brossard on Monday, followed by the arrival of the … Continue reading

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HABS IN STORE FOR A 7TH-PLACE FINISH


I may be in the minority here, but I like what general manager Pierre Gauthier has done to this Canadiens’ team.  I would have liked it more, had he addressed the club’s need for “team toughness”, as former coach Guy … Continue reading

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LINE COMBINATIONS TO CHEW ON


With the arrival of free agent Erik Cole on the scene, the great first-line experiment with the Habs is over. That’s the experiment that resulted in players like Travis Moen and Benoit Pouliot (remember him?) seeing first-line duty because injuries … Continue reading

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SUBBAN LOOKS AHEAD TO HAITI AND HOCKEY


Defenceman PK Subban took some time to talk hockey in the minutes leading up to his departure for Haiti, where he, along with former Hab Georges Laraque, will be visiting a children’s hospital that was severely damaged by last year’s … Continue reading

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