Archive for June, 2011

Video: Montreal Canadiens Draft Nathan Beaulieu

| June 30, 2011 | 2 Replies
Video: Montreal Canadiens Draft Nathan Beaulieu

Montreal Canadiens draft Nathan Beaulieu in the first round, number 17 overall, of the 2011 NHL entry draft.
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Habs sign Yannick Weber for 2 years

| June 29, 2011 | Reply
Habs sign Yannick Weber for 2 years

Habs ink Yannick Weber to a 2-year deal Wednesday, 29.06.2011 / 4:29 PM / News canadiens.com PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL – Montreal Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier announced Wednesday the signing of defenseman Yannick Weber to a two-year contract (2011-12 and … Continue reading

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James Wisniewski Traded to Columbus

| June 29, 2011 | Reply
James Wisniewski Traded to Columbus

Montreal Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier announced Wednesday that the team acquired a seventh-round pick in 2012 and future considerations from the Columbus Blue Jackets in return for defenseman James Wisniewski. Continue reading

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Gilmour Announced as HHOF Player Inductee

| June 29, 2011 | Reply
Gilmour Announced as HHOF Player Inductee

Jim Gregory, a co-chairman of the 18-member Hockey Hall of Fame Board of Governors announces Doug Gilmour as a player inductee.  Gilmour will be joined by forward Joe Nieuwendyk, goaltender Ed Belfour and defenseman Mark Howe.  The four former players … Continue reading

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My Personal Habs Hall of Fame

| June 29, 2011 | 1 Reply
My Personal Habs Hall of Fame

by Robyn Flynn, AllHabs.net MONTREAL, QC.- With today’s announcement of this year’s Hockey Hall of Fame inductees, it got me thinking about my own personal HHOF. As Habs fans, we all have that mental list we’ve assembled over the years of … Continue reading

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Five Hole For Food is Back!

| June 28, 2011 | Reply
Five Hole For Food is Back!

(The video above is from last year’s event in Ile Perrot, it will give a flavour of what you can expect at this year’s event) Reprinted from Cowhide and Rubber, with permission from Kyle Roussel Who says hockey is a … Continue reading

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NHL Entry Draft: Enter Into Heartbreak

| June 28, 2011 | Reply
NHL Entry Draft: Enter Into Heartbreak

by czechtacular and EP31, AllHabs.net MONTREAL, QC—One thing about applying the same sort of rabid love for an NHL team to another team from the junior ranks must be said before all others: if you do it, you will only … Continue reading

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Out with the Auld, in with the New?

| June 28, 2011 | 8 Replies
Out with the Auld, in with the New?

The pieces of the puzzle are slowly starting to fall into place for the Montreal Canadiens, and as I stated in a recent column, you should expect next season’s Habs roster to look a lot like it did this season, barring a few exceptions of course. Continue reading

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Preds Name Muller Head Coach of Milwaukee Admirals

| June 27, 2011 | Reply
Preds Name Muller Head Coach of Milwaukee Admirals

Monday, 06.27.2011 / 1:02 PM / News By Press Release – Nashville Predators Nashville, Tenn. (June 27, 2011) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that Kirk Muller has been named the head coach of … Continue reading

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Genuine Draft: My Opinion on Nathan Beaulieu (and the Other Guys)

| June 27, 2011 | 1 Reply
Genuine Draft: My Opinion on Nathan Beaulieu (and the Other Guys)

So the Draft brought us out from under our blankets, blinking into the blinding sun (assuming it wasn’t raining where you where) where we vowed to hibernate ’til October for risk of getting some of that Bruins victory on our precious eyeballs. Sadly emerging from our cocoons increased risk of such exposure, especially if you were watching the NHL Network, but hey let’s talk about the Draft! Continue reading

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