Archive for August, 2010

All Habs News: Muller, Markov, Nailers, Champion, Valentenko, Halak

| August 30, 2010 | 3 Replies
All Habs News: Muller, Markov, Nailers, Champion, Valentenko, Halak

All Habs news for August 30, 2010 by Rick Stephens, All Habs On this date in 1994, Kirk Muller was named the 22nd captain of the Montreal Canadiens. He replaced Guy Carbonneau. If you missed my appearance on the Team … Continue reading

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Canadiens Press Release: Affiliation Agreement with the Wheeling Nailers

| August 30, 2010 | 1 Reply
Canadiens Press Release: Affiliation Agreement with the Wheeling Nailers

Canadiens enter a player affiliation agreement with the ECHL Wheeling Nailers Monday, 30.08.2010 / 2:55 PM Montreal Canadiens PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL — Montreal Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier announced Monday a new minor-league player affiliation agreement for the 2010-11 season … Continue reading

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My Story – How to Stay Sane in Enemy Territory

| August 29, 2010 | 8 Replies
My Story – How to Stay Sane in Enemy Territory

In the continuing series, Your Story, we feature another submission to “How I Became a Habs Fan.” Laura ( habbykins on Twitter) has agreed to share her experiences with us, in today’s edition. Want to tell ‘Your Story’? Use the … Continue reading

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The Season Opener for All Habs: We’ve Moved!

| August 28, 2010 | 14 Replies
The Season Opener for All Habs: We’ve Moved!

by Rick Stephens, AllHabs.net (cet article est aussi disponible en version française: Nouvelle saison : un nouveau look pour All Habs) MONTREAL, QC — There are so many emotions before a grand opening: excitement, anxiety and pride all mixed up … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Merchandise Fan

| August 27, 2010 | 4 Replies
Confessions of a Merchandise Fan

I have a confession to make: one of my favourite things about being a hockey fan is the merchandise. I’m not usually like that. I’m not one of those people who treats a shoe store like it’s church. I tend to not get interested in any particular topic or pastime just because of stuff. (Unless it’s free.) Continue reading

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We Are Canadiens

| August 27, 2010 | Reply
We Are Canadiens

by Rick Stephens, All Habs MONTREAL, QC — As Canadiens fans, you are the eyes and ears of the All Habs community. While the mainstream media tends to be rather proprietary about the information they gather, fans have a natural … Continue reading

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The Montreal Forum Re-opens

| August 26, 2010 | 1 Reply
The Montreal Forum Re-opens

by Rick Stephens, All Habs “Expansive yet intimate, exuberant yet unselfconscious, it supports and complements a game, never competing for your attention.” Ken Dryden wrote those words about the storied Montreal Forum in his 1983 book “The Game”. While we … Continue reading

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My Story — How I Became a Habs Fan in Vancouver

| August 26, 2010 | 2 Replies
My Story — How I Became a Habs Fan in Vancouver

In the continuing series Your Story, today we feature another submission to “How I Became a Habs Fan.” Stina, known to us as @The AbraxasCo on Twitter, has agreed to share her experiences growing up as a Habs fan in … Continue reading

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Canadiens Fans Aren’t Like Other Fans

| August 25, 2010 | 2 Replies
Canadiens Fans Aren’t Like Other Fans

Candice Monhollan is a journalism student who writes for the blog Chicks who Give a Puck .  Did I mention that she is a devout Flyers fan? But as hockey fans first, Candice and a few friends decided to make … Continue reading

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Habs Tweetup Happenings Continue!

| August 23, 2010 | Reply
Habs Tweetup Happenings Continue!

by @FlyersRule, AllHabs.net / Habs Tweetup PHILADELPHIA, PA — It may be hard to believe that the last week in August is already upon us, but the chill in the air this morning reminds us that summer has started to … Continue reading

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