Archive for July, 2010

Canadiens Press Release: Picard Signs One-year Deal

| July 31, 2010 | Reply
Canadiens Press Release: Picard Signs One-year Deal

Picard signs 1-year deal Saturday, 31.07.2010 / 4:42 PM / moves Montreal Canadiens PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL — Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier announced today the signing of defenseman Alexandre Picard to a one-year, two-way contract (2010-11). As per club policy, … Continue reading

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Leblanc Abandons Harvard Dream for Bright Lights of Montreal

| July 31, 2010 | Reply
Leblanc Abandons Harvard Dream for Bright Lights of Montreal

by Rick Stephens, AllHabs.net MONTREAL, QC — It’s been a quiet summer in Habsland, or so it seems. Following up on the major roster overhaul of 2009, fans are left to embrace “breaking news” of minor signings. I overheard a … Continue reading

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Canadiens Press Release: Habs sign Louis Leblanc

| July 30, 2010 | Reply
Canadiens Press Release: Habs sign Louis Leblanc

It appears that the Economics degree will be put on hold for now, as Louis Leblanc will play for the Montreal Juniors this Fall.  The Juniors open their camp in August. Habs ink Louis Leblanc Friday, 30.07.2010 / 8:40 PM … Continue reading

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Lightning Press Release: Bolts Sign Dominic Moore

| July 30, 2010 | Reply
Lightning Press Release: Bolts Sign Dominic Moore

Friday, 07.30.2010 / 2:50 PM / News Tampa Bay Lightning The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed free agent center Dominic Moore to a two-year contract today, Vice President and General Manager Steve Yzerman announced. “Dominic’s skating ability, strength on face-offs … Continue reading

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Canadiens Press Release: Two-year contract for Alex Henry

| July 30, 2010 | Reply
Canadiens Press Release: Two-year contract for Alex Henry

Alex Henry under contract for the next two seasons Friday, 30.07.2010 / 3:31 PM / moves Montreal Canadiens PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL – Montreal Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier announced Friday the signing of defenseman Alex Henry to a two-year, two-way … Continue reading

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Canadiens Press Release: Habs Announce Appointments in the Hockey Department

| July 27, 2010 | Reply
Canadiens Press Release: Habs Announce Appointments in the Hockey Department

Habs announce six appointments in club’s hockey department Four scouts, a hockey information coordinator and a strength and conditioning coach Tuesday, 27.07.2010 / 10:09 AM / News Montreal Canadiens PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL – Montreal Canadiens’ Executive VP Hockey and General … Continue reading

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ESPN: Health Inspections at Major Sports Venues

| July 26, 2010 | Reply
ESPN: Health Inspections at Major Sports Venues

Here’s a report you definitely want to read before going to the arena or stadium about health inspections of food vendors. We’re reasonably safe in this area but venture to the States, particularly the Verizon Center, and you may want … Continue reading

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Does Cunneyworth’s Hiring Signal a New Direction?

| July 24, 2010 | 1 Reply
Does Cunneyworth’s Hiring Signal a New Direction?

by Rick Stephens, AllHabs.net MONTREAL, QC — This week the Canadiens hired Randy Cunneyworth to become the next head coach of the Hamilton Bulldogs. Cunneyworth played more than 900 games in the NHL and wore the captain ‘C’. The same … Continue reading

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Crisis in the "Q": A Study of Quebec-born NHL players

| July 21, 2010 | 8 Replies
Crisis in the "Q": A Study of Quebec-born NHL players

I’m pleased to introduce a new contributor to All Habs. Over the past season, I have come to know HabsWatch through Twitter. You will find his blog here. I respect his work a great deal and we often find ourselves … Continue reading

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Mike Keane and Moose Part Ways

| July 20, 2010 | Reply
Mike Keane and Moose Part Ways

Former Montreal Canadiens player Mike Keane was released by the AHL’s Manitoba Moose today and is expected to announce his retirement soon. He is 43. Keane stature didn’t prevent him from becoming a tough, gritty player who managed to get … Continue reading

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