With a $5 M cap hit, Sergei Gonchar is one of the most expensive d-men in franchise history. The only ones higher are P.K. Subban ($9 M), Andrei Markov ($5.75 M), Mathieu Schneider ($5.75 M), and Roman Hamrlik ($5.5 M).
Montreal 1st Quarter Grades: Forwards
(2014-11-24 02:10) The Canadiens as a team are currently exceeding expectations as they are the top team in the NHL through the first quarter of the season. However, several ugly shutout losses in these first few weeks (along with a 6-2 blowout versus Calgary) have many questioning whether or not Les Canadiens are a “true contender”. In terms of their forwards, how many individually are exceeding their expectations? Here are our first quarter grades. Full Story