Archive for March, 2010

Hurricanes-Canadiens: Who’s to Blame for an Opportunity Lost?

| March 31, 2010 | 8 Replies
Hurricanes-Canadiens: Who’s to Blame for an Opportunity Lost?

Montreal 1 Carolina 2 (Bell Centre) posted by RocketAll Habs Like you, I’m a grumpy Habs’ fan after tonight’s loss. Shouldn’t this game have been a cakewalk? After all the opponent was the lowly Carolina Hurricanes. Perhaps surprisingly, the Hurricanes … Continue reading

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Preferred First Round Playoff Opponent for the Habs

| March 31, 2010 | 6 Replies
Preferred First Round Playoff Opponent for the Habs

posted by RocketAll Habs The Canadiens’ topic du jour for the past week or more has been “Who will the Habs face in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs?” We’re, of course, very confidently assuming that they will … Continue reading

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Canadiens: Habs ink Brendon Nash

| March 30, 2010 | Reply
Canadiens: Habs ink Brendon Nash

Tuesday, 30.03.2010 / 4:00 PM / News Montreal Canadiens PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL –Montreal Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier announced Tuesday the signing of free agent defenseman Brendon Nash to a two-year contract (2010-11 and 2011-12). Nash, who is currently completing … Continue reading

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Devils-Canadiens: Habs can’t find Formula to Solve Devils

| March 27, 2010 | 9 Replies
Devils-Canadiens: Habs can’t find Formula to Solve Devils

Montreal 2 New Jersey 4 (Bell Centre) posted by RocketAll Habs ‘Let’s hope the Habs don’t face the Devils in the playoffs’ seemed to be the popular refrain from fans after the game. The Canadiens have been doing their best … Continue reading

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Headshots: Let’s Get it Right

| March 26, 2010 | 2 Replies
Headshots: Let’s Get it Right

posted by RocketAll Habs The day began with hockey news that the NHL was implementing a new supplementary discipline policy for blindside or lateral hits to the head beginning with tonight’s games. Many believe that it was Flyer’s forward Mike … Continue reading

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Panthers-Canadiens: Habs Cage Cats for the Win

| March 25, 2010 | 3 Replies
Panthers-Canadiens: Habs Cage Cats for the Win

Montreal 4 Florida 1 (Bell Centre) posted by RocketAll Habs After Hal Gill lost coverage, Florida’s Radek Dvorak tipped a pass from Keith Ballard past Jaroslav Halak with just over three minutes left to play in the third period. The … Continue reading

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A Single Voice of Reason

| March 25, 2010 | 7 Replies
A Single Voice of Reason

posted by RocketAll Habs “Don’t trade Carey Price,” said Scott, after watching last night’s game. A caller to a Montreal sports radio show disagreed. His name was Andrew, and he gave the usual lengthy and exaggerated preamble that was intended … Continue reading

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Canadiens-Sabres: Did the Coach Earn a Bag Skate?

| March 24, 2010 | 4 Replies
Canadiens-Sabres: Did the Coach Earn a Bag Skate?

Montreal 2 Buffalo 3 SO (HSBC Arena) posted by RocketAll Habs Two steps forward. One step back. A week ago, we were talking about the Canadiens winning six games in a row. More recently, they have lost three straight. Tonight’s … Continue reading

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Senators-Canadiens: Questions for the Coach of the No-Show Habs

| March 22, 2010 | 1 Reply
Senators-Canadiens: Questions for the Coach of the No-Show Habs

Montreal 0 Ottawa 2 (Bell Centre) posted by RocketAll Habs Just when you thought the roller-coaster part of the season was over, the Canadiens say, ‘Not yet!’ There is a dip or two left in the ride, Habs’ fans. While … Continue reading

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Canadiens-Leafs: Habs’ Special Teams are not so Special

| March 21, 2010 | 5 Replies
Canadiens-Leafs: Habs’ Special Teams are not so Special

Montreal 2 Toronto 3 SO (Air Canada Centre) posted by RocketAll Habs Many say that the best way to see a game is live. Normally, I would agree. But I had no interest in being at the Air Canada Centre … Continue reading

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