Category: Guest article

Rocket Power in NZ: Habs Fan Uses Kiwi Spirit to Promote Movember

| November 23, 2013 | Reply
Rocket Power in NZ: Habs Fan Uses Kiwi Spirit to Promote Movember

There is one week left in this year’s Movember campaign and it’s not too late to get involved. A week to grow that perfect stache isn’t ideal, but the month is not all about moustaches. In a nutshell, it is … Continue reading

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Evaluating Free Agents: Using Advanced Stats to Find Moneypuck Players

| June 30, 2012 | 1 Reply
Evaluating Free Agents: Using Advanced Stats to Find Moneypuck Players

UFA season is upon us, and everyone is looking for the so-called “moneypuck” players – those that make contributions directly related to winning in ways that are currently undervalued. These are the players who can play tough minutes, drive puck possession and territorial advantage, and contribute in other undervalued ways, like winning faceoffs and drawing penalties. Continue reading

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Guest Post: On the Ice, Language Does not Matter

| February 7, 2012 | 3 Replies
Guest Post: On the Ice, Language Does not Matter

I met my husband, a diehard Habs fan, in 1998. At that time, he was taking French classes at McGill University in an attempt to better speak the language. He was working on preparing for an oral book report. The book he chose, “Le Chandail” by Roch Carrier. Continue reading

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Fan Speaks Out: Sad State of My Montreal Canadiens

| December 22, 2011 | Reply
Fan Speaks Out: Sad State of My Montreal Canadiens

Essay written by Michael King, Guest post to AllHabs.net Is This Really Happening? – The Sad State of My Montreal Canadiens Firstly, let me to introduce myself. I’m not a journalist (hopefully this will not become too painfully obvious as this … Continue reading

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My Story: Habs Fan in Minnesota

| March 24, 2011 | Reply
My Story: Habs Fan in Minnesota

by Luis Rojas, Guest article to AllHabs.net On the tail end of a train in Toronto on an early weekend morning in 2006 you could have heard my friend Gia explain to me how to pronounce words to a team … Continue reading

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All Habs Mailbag: Markov Must Go

| February 19, 2011 | 4 Replies
All Habs Mailbag: Markov Must Go

All Habs readers are not shy about sharing their opinions with us — and we wouldn’t have it any other way — most often leaving comments on published articles. From time-to-time, fans have thoughts unrelated to a current article that … Continue reading

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Hamilton Bulldogs Entry to Pepsi Refresh Project

| January 25, 2011 | Reply
Hamilton Bulldogs Entry to Pepsi Refresh Project

Loyal readers will remember one of our former contributors, Eternal Pessimist. She has brought to our attention a very worthwhile project being proposed by the Hamilton Bulldogs Foundation. Their idea, a meals program for Hamilton schools is competing among others for Pepsi Refresh Project Funding. Continue reading

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Michaël Bournival: The Metronome

| January 23, 2011 | Reply
Michaël Bournival: The Metronome

I would like to introduce you to Montreal’s newest prospect acquisition, Michaël Bournival. I have the chance to see him play almost all of his games so I know what kind of player and person he is. The media always talks about Louis Leblanc but we haven’t heard much about Bournival. I’ll try to depict him the best I can so you have an idea of the player he is right now and what he can do for the Habs in the future.
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WJC: Team Canada Collapse? Let’s Re-consider!

| January 6, 2011 | 8 Replies
WJC: Team Canada Collapse? Let’s Re-consider!

It seemed everyone on Twitter was writing about their disappointment and embarrassment over the “meltdown” of Team Canada in the third period of the IIHF World Junior Championship in Buffalo.  The coaching, goaltending and defensive coverage all got criticized. Continue reading

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Guest Article: Line Combinations and Frustrations

| December 14, 2010 | Reply
Guest Article: Line Combinations and Frustrations

I’m frustrated. It all began with the Gomez – Gionta (GioMez) line not performing. Continue reading

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