Archive for February, 2012

Habs Trade Day Musings

| February 29, 2012 | Reply
Habs Trade Day Musings

Honey, we need to talk. Five words when grouped together in a sentence sends shivers down many a spine. Continue reading

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Beliveau hospitalized after suffering a stroke

| February 28, 2012 | Reply
Beliveau hospitalized after suffering a stroke

Jean Beliveau hospitalized after suffering a stroke Tuesday, 28.02.2012 / 11:42 AM / News Montreal Canadiens Press Release MONTREAL (February 28, 2012) – The Montreal Canadiens announced today that Jean Beliveau suffered a stroke on Monday evening and was admitted to … Continue reading

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Daniel Přibyl: Could He be the Next Ales Hemsky?

| February 28, 2012 | 5 Replies
Daniel Přibyl: Could He be the Next Ales Hemsky?

The 19-year-old Canadiens’ prospect started the season with HC Sparta Prague playing 17 games in the Czech Extraliga league. Continue reading

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GameDay: Habs vs Lightning Lineups, Gauthier, Kostitsyn, Geoffrion

| February 28, 2012 | Reply
GameDay: Habs vs Lightning Lineups, Gauthier, Kostitsyn, Geoffrion

All Habs GameDay: Tuesday February 28, 2012 On this day in hockey history… 1953 – Montreal held “Emile Bouchard Night,” giving “Butch” gifts including a car and a television set. However visiting Detroit beat Montreal 4-3. GAMEDAY: Habs hockey tonight! MONTREAL … Continue reading

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Catching the Torch: Holland’s Heroics

| February 28, 2012 | 3 Replies
Catching the Torch: Holland’s Heroics

Patrick Holland is having the best stretch of his career of late and with his latest efforts for the Tri-City Americans. Holland would score his first goal in 12 games and would add three assists as well in a 7-2 over Everett on Tuesday. Continue reading

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Habs Solution Might Sit in Avalanche Path

| February 28, 2012 | 8 Replies
Habs Solution Might Sit in Avalanche Path

With the team sitting dead last in the Eastern Conference and 27th overall in the NHL at the time of writing this article, no one in their right mind would disagree that the Canadiens are in dire need of change and that, at just about every level possible. Continue reading

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Geoffrion called-up, Leblanc reassigned

| February 27, 2012 | 1 Reply
Geoffrion called-up, Leblanc reassigned

The Montreal Canadiens announced today that forward Blake Geoffrion has been recalled from the AHL Hamilton Bulldogs. Geoffrion will join the team in Tampa Bay and will be available for the game against the Lightning on Tuesday, February 28. The Club announced that forward Louis Leblanc has been assigned to Hamilton. Continue reading

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Habs Claim Brad Staubitz Off Waivers

| February 27, 2012 | Reply
Habs Claim Brad Staubitz Off Waivers

Brad Staubitz claimed off waivers Monday, 27.02.2012 / 1:00 PM / News MONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens have claimed forward Brad Staubitz off waivers from the Minnesota Wild. The 6-foot-1, 210-pound right winger racked up 73 penalty minutes in 43 … Continue reading

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Habs Trade Andrei Kostitsyn to Predators for 2nd Rounder

| February 27, 2012 | 1 Reply
Habs Trade Andrei Kostitsyn to Predators for 2nd Rounder

Canadiens trade forward Andrei Kostitsyn to the Nashville Predators In return, the Canadiens acquire a 2nd-round draft pick in 2013 and cancellation of conditional 5th-round pick in 2013 Monday, 27.02.2012 / 10:55 AM / News canadiens.com MONTREAL — The Canadiens … Continue reading

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Trade-Proof Your Habs Wardrobe

| February 27, 2012 | 2 Replies
Trade-Proof Your Habs Wardrobe

By Rookie, AllHabs.net MONTREAL, QC. — It happens to the best of us. A player catches our eye, we cheer for him, and we make the decision to spend our money and wear his name on our backs. Then, the … Continue reading

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