Category: Habs

Begin Update – Jan. 19th

Steve Begin is not ready to return, but he’s making progress. The man who went from being waiver-wire acquisition to a key-contributor to the Habs success has been skating for a while he says, and is still regaining his form prior to undergoing surgery.

On the Road Again…

It’s not possible to be in two places at once, which is bad news for Tomas Plekanec. Today the Habs’ announced to all that the 21-year-old centreman will be reporting to the team’s AHL affiliate, the Hamilton Bulldogs.

Theo Stones Thrashers

The Atlanta Thrashers came out hard and played a strong game, pushing the Habs to the limit, but in the end, a lucky goal from Mike Ribeiro secured a third consecutive victory, and sixth in seven games. It turned out to be four points in two nights for th

The Wonderwall

Jose Theodore knows a thing or two about stopping the puck. After taking a well-needed rest last night in Montreal, Jose is back in game-mode and ready to take on an always worthy opponent, Ilya Kovalchuk and his Atlanta Thrashers.

Koivu and Ribeiro Spark Habs

The Canadiens management has to be breathing a bit of a sigh of relief after the Habs defeated the St.Louis Blues in the Bell Centre by a score of 5-2. After annihilating the Penguins 8-0 in their previous game, the concern had to be of coming out over-co

The Two Towers

There are not many men currently roaming NHL backlines who can say they’ve been more impressive than Sheldon Souray this season. Tonight, however, is the night when big, bad Sheldon is due to meet his match. Currently larger than life throughout the NHL,

Sheldon Souray: Player Profile

During the summer, he had surgery on the wrist, but the bone failed to heal properly. The following season was lost as he ended up having four surgeries on the wrist before blood flow was properly restored to the injured bone, thus allowing it to heal. Fi

NHL Midseason MVP’s

It’s a “special” time in the NHL at the moment, a time that comes only once a year. No, it’s obviously not the playoffs, or the March 9 trade deadline. That’s right, you guessed it, it’s the NHL midseason!

Souray and Habs pound Penguins

PITTSBURGH (Ticker) — Defenseman Sheldon Souray recorded a career-high five assists and scored as the Montreal Canadiens routed the lowly Pittsburgh Penguins, 8-0.

Rookie Michael Ryder added two goals and a pair of assists, scoring the only goal J

Afternoon Affair : Habs in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (Ticker) — After having their three-game winning streak snapped, the Montreal Canadiens face an opponent they have done well against recently as they visit the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday afternoon.

Montreal moved a season-high five gam