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Patrick Roy as Habs GM? Say It Ain't So!

The setting is 1985. The Montreal Canadiens have their farm team in my hometown, Sherbrooke, Quebec. They have a line-up of good young players, a blend of speed, skills and character. 763 more words

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Calling a Spade a Spade: Carey On!

Stating that the Montreal Canadiens are up to a slow start of the 2017-2018 season would be like saying that Christmas will fall on December 25th this year… with the exception that everyone expected the winter holiday to fall on that date. 1,119 more words

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Mario Tremblay Goes Off The Rails, Blasts Galchenyuk's Personal Issues

SOURCE: Sporting news.com – “On Monday, former Canadiens coach Mario Tremblay appeared on 98.5 FM radio in Montreal. During his airtime, Tremblay alleged Montreal forward Alex Galchenyuk has twice been to detox for addiction issues. 390 more words

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Deflated Ego

Let’s talk about deflated egos. This afternoon, I was finishing up my latest NHL goalie sketch at my timeshare, the good ole Long Island Railroad, and the conductor, who looked a little like Bette Midler in Hocus Pocus, punches my ticket and says, “Is that your dog in a football helmet?” 266 more words


The NHL playoff format is unfair to fans, why aren’t owners speaking out?

As the second round of the NHL playoffs begin, why aren’t certain owners of NHL teams speaking out about the match-up their team has?

As the Penguins play the Capitals, the two best teams in the regular season are going head-to-head. 594 more words


Avs Could Be In For Big Changes After Dismal Season

DENVER (AP) – Defenseman Erik Johnson neatly summed up the Colorado Avalanche’s dreary season.

“Not fun,” he said. “Don’t want to go through it again.” 789 more words