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TIME FOR TALK IS OVER


On more than one occasion during yesterday’s news conference at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard — whether while it was addressing questions about the coaching situation or Scott Gomez’ contract — Marc Bergevin tried to buy a little time … 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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WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET


Jeff Halpern on a line with Michael Cammalleri and Tomas Plekanec?  Sure, why not. Scott Gomez re-united with Brian Gionta and Max Pacioretty?  Go right ahead. Those are some of the moves in the works as Canadiens’ head coach Jacques … Continue reading

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THEN THERE WERE 31


After a stretch of five games in five nights, the Montreal Canadiens will go into game six of their seven-game pre-season slate Thursday night at the Bell Centre against the Boston Bruins, with a much slimmer roster. That’s because, prior … Continue reading

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