Category: Habs

Habs let another slip away

After blowing the game in Vancouver, the Montreal Canadiens found yet another way to lose and the Calgary Flames came away with a 2-1 victory. The Habs started the game well and controlled the first period but only got one goal out of it thanks to Kipruso

Ryder to play on first line

After being a healthy scratch for the previous game, Michael Ryder will play with Saku Koivu and Richard Zednik on the first line tonight. Yanic Perreault and Marcel Hossa willsit out the game. The Canadiens will start Jose Theodore in nets , while the Ca

GM’s Cellphone – Gainey’s game during difficult transition

John Wiens is a Special Contributor for HabsWorld There have been wild rumours floating around about Bob Gainey.For instance: Offering any three players to Calgary save Theodore for Iginla.  Jagr is coming here for Koivu and Brisebois. Patrick Roy is going to come out of retirement and play with the Habs. All three of these … Continue reading GM’s Cellphone – Gainey’s game during difficult transition

Juneau promoted to First Line

Canadien’s coach Claude Julien shook up all his lines, trying to boost an anemic and ineffective attack. To do so, he transferred defensive specialist Juneau to the first line. The veteran center is no longer used to being on an offensive line, and most o

Isles do just enough, beat Habs 3-1

Another game another loss, that was the story tonight for the Montreal Canadiens. Except for a small stretch during the 2nd period the Habs barely mustered any offense once again, and Claude Julien can keep switching lines but it won’t change the fact tha