Category: Habs

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

Habs win hard fought battle vs Sabres

The Montreal Canadiens had a breakout offensive performance, scoring a whopping 3 goals – in the same game – and beat the Buffalo Sabres to end their current three game losing skid. Theodore played his part, getting his 4th shutout of the season… and adde

He’s Back… Finally!

The struggling Habs are hoping their captain can get them going, and start scoring some goals. Saku’s knee must really be feeling good because he decided to play tonight and the Habs play the Sabers once again tomorrow night at the Centre Bell.

Oilers thump Habs

Despite a surge of offense from an unlikely source, the Canadiens were unable to extract themselves from a four-goal hole to the Oilers on Tuesday night.Sheldon Souray scored twice to draw Montreal close and establish a new career high, yet his contributi

Same problems, same result

Peter Sarno scored in his NHL debut and the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Montreal Canadiens 4-2 on Tuesday night. Raffi Torres, Fernando Pisani and Cory Cross also scored and Marty Reasoner had two assists for Edmonton, which got its first win in four roa