Archive for November, 2008

Show patience with the Habs defensemen

| November 30, 2008 | Reply
Show patience with the Habs defensemen

RDS: Patience avec les défenseurs!

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NHL, NHLPA face uncertain economic future

| November 30, 2008 | Reply
NHL, NHLPA face uncertain economic future

The below excerpt is from a great article by Eric Duhatschek of Globesports.com in which he shows how Gary Bettman and the NHL have many smoldering fires that need to be put out heading into a very uncertain economic future:The … Continue reading

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Habs Heroes: The 100 Greatest Canadiens Ever

| November 30, 2008 | 4 Replies
Habs Heroes: The 100 Greatest Canadiens Ever

Rocket: Here’s a top 100 Habs list from a new book titled “Habs Heroes: The Definitive List Of The 100 Greatest Canadiens Ever” by Ken Campbell. Campbell is a senior writer for The Hockey News. Lists like this are always … Continue reading

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Bing-Sens end Bulldogs’ winning ways with 3-2 win

| November 30, 2008 | Reply
Bing-Sens end Bulldogs’ winning ways with 3-2 win

Excerpt from the Hamiltonbulldogs.com game review: The Hamilton Bulldogs were defeated 3-2 by the Binghamton Senators in the first game of the home-and-home-away from home series between the two clubs. Binghamton starting goaltender Brian Elliott made 26 saves to earn … Continue reading

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Game Highlights: Canadiens 3 Sabres 2

| November 30, 2008 | Reply
Game Highlights: Canadiens 3 Sabres 2

TSN: Highlights: BUF 2, MTL 3 TSN: Canadiens Post Game Reaction

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‘Coach’ Komisarek is a Lucky Charm

| November 30, 2008 | 2 Replies
‘Coach’ Komisarek is a Lucky Charm

Rocket: The team was reeling from a horrible loss to the Capitals. Lots of meetings. Lots of grumbling. The coach wasn’t very happy with his players. The players really didn’t think much of their coach. So how to solve this … Continue reading

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A tale of two Kostitsyn

| November 30, 2008 | 7 Replies
A tale of two Kostitsyn

Tonight the Habs played a better game than yesterday against Washington. I know, it’s not a huge statement to make considering Friday’s game but it’s still something positive to work with. Against a surprising (at least to me) Sabres team … Continue reading

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Bulldogs surprisingly everyone, including Lever

| November 29, 2008 | Reply
Bulldogs surprisingly everyone, including Lever

Ben Maxwell has been impressive in his AHL debut with 16 points (G-8 A-8) in 20 games. I’ve posted the entire Hamilton Spectator article by Garry McKay who wrote a great review of the Bulldogs at the 20 game mark … Continue reading

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Canadiens 2008-09 junior prospect update

| November 29, 2008 | Reply
Canadiens 2008-09 junior prospect update

An excerpt from the Hockey’s Future article by Jason Menard:P.K. Subban, D, Belleville Bulls — OHL6’0, 202 pounds2nd round, 43rd overall, 2007Much is expected out of this blueliner from Rexdale, ON, and the early-season reviews have been good. Following a … Continue reading

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Gainey needs to "negotiate" a new approach

| November 29, 2008 | 12 Replies
Gainey needs to "negotiate" a new approach

Habster: I have never understood why Bob Gainey has a policy in place which limits his ability to sign his core players. Why in the world would you limit your time frame for negotiating with your UFA players to approximately … Continue reading

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