Archive for September, 2009

Canadiens: Markov, Gill and Gionta named assistants

| September 30, 2009 | Reply
Canadiens: Markov, Gill and Gionta named assistants

Wednesday, 30.09.2009 / 6:36 PM / NewsMontreal CanadiensPRESS RELEASE TORONTO, Ontario – Montreal Canadiens’ Head Coach Jacques Martin announced today that defensemen Andrei Markov, Hal Gill and forward Brian Gionta have been named assistants. Andrei Markov, 30, who is entering … Continue reading

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Canadiens to start the season without a captain

| September 30, 2009 | Reply
Canadiens to start the season without a captain

TSN.ca Staff9/30/2009 7:40:00 PM For the first time in their 100-year history, the Montreal Canadiens will start the season without a captain. General manager Bob Gainey told reporters on Wednesday that the team will wait a bit longer before naming … Continue reading

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Danny Gallivan headlines CBC Sports Hall of Fame inductees

| September 30, 2009 | Reply
Danny Gallivan headlines CBC Sports Hall of Fame inductees

CBC SPORTS HALL OF FAME ANNOUNCES INDUCTEES FOR 2009 The CBC Sports Hall of Fame today announced that Maggie Davis, Danny Gallivan, Howie Meeker and Jim Thompson—all icons in sports broadcasting—have been elected for induction, Wednesday, Nov. 18, in this, … Continue reading

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Headcases on the Habs

| September 30, 2009 | 3 Replies
Headcases on the Habs

by Kyle It’s been a long off-season, and finally things are going to heat up for us Habs fans. I just wanted to kick off the season with a short little question that has been in the back of my … Continue reading

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Canadiens 2009-10 roster

| September 30, 2009 | 3 Replies
Canadiens 2009-10 roster

Montreal Canadiens 2009-10 roster (as of October 1, 2009) Forwards 13 Mike Cammalleri 5′ 9″ 18228 Kyle Chipchura 6′ 2″ 20636 Matt D’Agostini 6′ 0″ 19821 Brian Gionta 5′ 7″ 17391 Scott Gomez 5′ 11″ 20246 Andrei Kostitsyn 6′ 0″ … Continue reading

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Canadiens: Five players assigned to the Hamilton Bulldogs

| September 29, 2009 | Reply
Canadiens: Five players assigned to the Hamilton Bulldogs

Tuesday, 29.09.2009 / 5:03 PM / NewsMontreal CanadiensPRESS RELEASE CALEDON, Ontario – The Montreal Canadiens announced today that five players have been assigned to the AHL Hamilton Bulldogs. Forwards Benjamin Maxwell and Tom Pyatt, defensemen Yannick Weber and Mathieu Carle, … Continue reading

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Talented Subban has much to learn

| September 29, 2009 | 2 Replies
Talented Subban has much to learn

posted by RocketAllHabs Last week, 19 players attending Canadiens training camp were cut and sent to Hamilton. Yet the headlines focused on one player, P.K. Subban. Many fans and media reacted with surprise to the news of Subban’s demotion. Frankly, … Continue reading

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Canadiens: The great outdoors

| September 28, 2009 | Reply
Canadiens: The great outdoors

Monday, 28.09.2009 / 9:00 AMcanadiens.com MONTREAL – With the regular season only a matter of days away, the Canadiens will be doing some serious male bonding in the meantime. As of Sunday night, the Habs will be off the grid, … Continue reading

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Sergei Kostitsyn assigned to the Hamilton Bulldogs

| September 27, 2009 | Reply
Sergei Kostitsyn assigned to the Hamilton Bulldogs

Sunday, 27.09.2009 / 6:30 PM / NewsMontreal CanadiensPRESS RELEASE MONTREAL – The Canadiens announced Sunday that forward Sergei Kostitsyn has been assigned to the AHL Hamilton Bulldogs. The Bulldogs will be returning to Hamilton on Monday from Edinburgh, Scotland where … Continue reading

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Sabres – Canadiens: Price holds until offense comes to life

| September 27, 2009 | 1 Reply
Sabres – Canadiens: Price holds until offense comes to life

Pre-season: Montreal 3 Buffalo 2 (Bell Centre) posted by RocketAllHabs The coach known for his defensive systems couldn’t have been pleased. Less than a minute into the game, a defensive gaffe by Roman Hamrlik gave the Sabres a 1-0 lead. … Continue reading

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