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LES HABITANTS (The Montreal Canadiens)

It has been since 2012-2013 that I have decided to give up my passion for following the NHL and in particular my passion and following of the Montreal Canadiens, my beloved Habs. 689 more words

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Editorial: P.K. Subban follows Jean Béliveau's example

There’s never been a question as to the size of P.K. Subban’s heart. But the Canadiens defenceman’s unprecedented donation on Wednesday to the Montreal Children’s Hospital took the discussion to an entirely different level. 532 more words

Montreal Canadiens

Dave Stubbs: Canadiens' 29th captain will follow in footsteps of legends

It took two ballots for Canadiens players to make their decision, two skaters among them tied after the first round of voting.

And when the decision was made, the next day’s Montreal Gazette gave the result in six lean paragraphs of coverage, and not a word for days after that. 1,173 more words

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Dave Stubbs: Remembering retired Sheldon Souray's remarkable time – on and off the ice – in Montreal

Retirement has come for former Canadien Sheldon Souray with less noise than his legendary slap shot, the big defenceman slipping quietly into post-hockey life when his contract with the Anaheim Ducks expired on June 30. 2,002 more words

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Getting to know... Finland

Feature photo by Peter Porai-Koshits via Wikimedia Commons

The IBU World Championships are off and running (well, skiing, actually) in Kontiolahti, Finland.

Biathlon Canada posted a tweet with this video that takes viewers through the 2.5 kilometre loop. 466 more words


Diplomatic Dispatches: Suomi, Selänne, and Sisu

One of the great things that makes Washington among the most vibrant places in America to live…are the non-Americans living here.

Specifically, we’re talking about DC’s huge international and diplomatic community that extends into just about every aspect of life here – government, development and economics, media, restaurants, the social scene, you name it. 1,334 more words

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Canadiens owner Geoff Molson reflects on emotional month

“It was a beautiful storm,” Geoff Molson says today of the rage of winter that blasted the Dec. 10 funeral of the iconic Jean Béliveau. 1,123 more words

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