Archive for January, 2009

We Needed That!

| January 31, 2009 | 1 Reply
We Needed That!

Montreal 4 Los Angeles 3 (Bell Centre) Rocket: What a finish! Two goals by the Canadiens in the final two minutes of the game. The players that made it happen : Koivu, Higgins, Markov simply refused to lose another game. … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE: Conboy signs with Hamilton Bulldogs

| January 30, 2009 | 1 Reply
EXCLUSIVE: Conboy signs with Hamilton Bulldogs

All Habs has learned that former NCAA player Andrew Conboy has signed with AHL Hamilton Bulldogs for remainder of season. Conboy is now on his way to Hamilton. The report also speculates that Conboy will sign multi-year NHL deal in … Continue reading

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Price Expresses his Frustration

| January 30, 2009 | Reply
Price Expresses his Frustration

Carey Price’s teammates abandoned him on Thursday night, and Price was not in a good mood after the game. To his credit, Carey said that it was not the time for pointing fingers. The players must pull together. As Pierre … Continue reading

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Habs Swept in Florida

| January 29, 2009 | 1 Reply
Habs Swept in Florida

Rocket: What do you think when you hear about a hockey game that was filled with odd man rushes, no defensive play, and a goaltender who stands on his head but gives up 5 goals? All-Star Game 2009 part 2 … Continue reading

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Ray Emery Fights Team Trainer in Russian League

| January 29, 2009 | Reply
Ray Emery Fights Team Trainer in Russian League

J.P. Barry, Emery’s agent, said he has talked to the goaltender and said the incident is being overblown. “From what I understand, Ray was upset about being pulled, he was hot and his head was sweaty,” said Barry. “He told … Continue reading

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Q & A with Sergei Kostitsyn

| January 29, 2009 | Reply
Q & A with Sergei Kostitsyn

Excerpts from The Puck Daddy Q & A interview by Dmitry Chesnokov: After the last incident on the ice, in which Grabovski was suspended for shoving an official, he said about you, “I think he is not Belarussian now, he … Continue reading

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Habs prospect quits college team

| January 28, 2009 | 2 Replies
Habs prospect quits college team

Habs prospect quits college teamCBC Sports 28/01/2009 11:59:34 AM A Montreal Canadiens draft pick who was involved in an on-ice attack while playing for Michigan State University has withdrawn from the school after being suspended from the team. Andrew Conboy … Continue reading

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Whining to the Ref is not a Game Plan

| January 28, 2009 | 1 Reply
Whining to the Ref is not a Game Plan

Rocket: The Canadiens played a first period as might be expected tonight. They were full of jump and dominated the Lightning in shots on goal 20-7. They were also playing rather loose and unfocused. The Habs could not bear down … Continue reading

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O’Byrne replaces Brisebois, Tons of Potential in line combos against Bolts

| January 27, 2009 | 2 Replies
O’Byrne replaces Brisebois, Tons of Potential in line combos against Bolts

Habster: The Canadiens (27-13-6) will look to start off the second half of the season in a winning manner against the Tampa Bay Lightning tonight (RDS, CKAC, CJAD 7:30pm). The Habs are 1-1 against the Lightning this year but lost … Continue reading

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Hamilton Rookies Finding Success

| January 27, 2009 | 1 Reply
Hamilton Rookies Finding Success

Excerpt from the HabProspects.com article:This year the Montreal Canadiens sent several of their top forward prospects to the Hamilton Bulldogs of the American Hockey League, in what has been a breeding ground for the parent club who have had seven-teen … Continue reading

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