1. Montreal-Ottawa: Habs Come out Flat in 2-0 Loss to Sens

    After roaring to a 7-1-0 record after the Olympic break, the Habs seem to have taken a breather over their last two games...

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  2. Random Thoughts: Marc-Andre Bergeron, Mike Cammalleri, Brent Seabrook

    With three days off between Habs games, we are all left with plenty of time to sit and think. To think about the incredible six-game winning the streak the Habs are on. To think about the upcoming Saturday night matchup against the Leafs at the ACC...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 720 reads 1 comments

  3. Montreal-New York: Habs Extend Streak to Six in 3-1 Win over Rangers

    Bombs over Broadway. That's what must certainly be going on in New York this morning. If not this morning, then for sure after last night's 3-1 win by the Habs over the Rangers in New York...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 114 reads 4 comments

  4. Small Moves Making Big Difference for Habs: Pouliot, Darche, Moore.

    As we bask in the glow of the Canadiens' 5-game winning streak—they've actually won six of their last seven—there are a few things that I have noticed are giving the Habs success, of late...

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  5. Montreal-Boston: Sergei Kostitsyn stars, Habs win 3-2 over Boston Bruins

    Well it wasn't the classic Habs-Bruins matchup that we were expecting, but it was an entertaining game never-the-less. With both teams fighting for their playoff lives this four-point, head-to-head game was massively important for both teams...

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  6. Canadiens-Oilers: Andrei Kostitsyn Lifts Habs to Shootout Win Over Edmonton, 5-4

    Fresh off their newly minted three-game winning streak and brimming with confidence, you would have expected the Montreal Canadiens to steamroll the last-place Oilers last night at the Bell Centre...

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  7. Montreal-Tampa Bay: Scott Gomez Leads Streaking Habs Over Lightning, 5-3

    Don't look now, but your Montreal Canadiens are on a mighty three-game winning streak! Not that a three-game streak is the end of the world or anything. What is more important than the wins is the manner in which they were won...

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  8. Does Maxim Lapierre's Suspension Show He's Irrelevant to Montreal Canadiens?

    As we await tonight's Habs vs. Tampa game, a thought occurred to me about the Montreal Canadiens: Maxim Lapierre was out of the lineup for the last two games, and I didn't even notice...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 817 reads 8 comments

  9. Montreal-Anaheim: Habs Late Rally Sinks Anaheim Ducks 4-3 in SO

    Raise your hand everyone who thought that the Habs would have three out of four wins and six out of eight points on their post-Olympic West Coast road trip. Not all at once now...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 212 reads 4 comments

  10. Montreal-Los Angeles: Habs Strong Play Delivers 4-2 Win Over L.A. Kings

    The Olympic break seems to have done a lot of good for the Montreal Canadiens. Not only did they get their walking wounded back from injuries—with the exception of Michael Cammalleri and ...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 111 reads 1 comments

  11. Montreal-San Jose: Carey Price Shines in Habs 3-2 Loss to Sharks

    They say that a loss is a loss no matter how well a team plays. On paper there is no question that last night's 3-2 loss to the Sharks hurt the Habs tremendously in the standings...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 363 reads 13 comments

  12. Montreal-Boston: Habs Rally To Down Bruins, 4-1

    Yesterday was the first NHL hockey game for most fans since the end of the Olympics. After two weeks of some of the best hockey ever played anywhere, ever, I had to admit that it was a little difficult to get into last night's game...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 128 reads 6 comments

  13. From Canadians to Canadiens: A Look Ahead to Sochi and the End of the Season

    A few random thoughts are rattling around my head this Monday morning, as I bask in the everlasting glow of the 2010 Olympics and await tonight's Habs tilt versus the Bruins...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 371 reads 3 comments

  14. Winter Olympics: Destiny on Ice Fulfilled, as Team Canada Wins 3-2 over Team USA

    As I sit here sipping my third glass of wine and watching Sidney Crosby skate around the ice surface of GM Place waving an oversized Canadian flag from a pole, I am reminded of how proud I am to be Canadian...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 335 reads 1 comments

  15. Men's Olympic Hockey: Team Canada Steamrolls Team Russia 7-3

    Yesterday's quarterfinal matchup between Canada and Russia had a lot of hype surrounding it. And why not?Canada versus Russia, where Canada has not beaten the Russians in Olympic competition for 50 years...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 621 reads 8 comments

  16. Men's Olympic Hockey: Team Canada Spanks Germany 8-2, Russia Next

    Like a cat sharpening its claws before the hunt, Canada warmed up on the Germans yesterday in preparation for today's monstrously huge quarterfinal game versus Russia.In handily defeating the German team 8-2, Canada qualified for the medal round...

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  17. Olympic Hockey: Ryan Miller Shines, Team USA wins 5-3 over Team Canada

    Thirty years minus a day from the anniversary of the US's Miracle on Ice, the 2010 edition of Team USA did their country proud and honored that memory with a 5-3 win over the hometown Canadians...

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  18. Olympic Hockey: Anticipation Peaks With Huge Games On 'Super Sunday'

    Can you feel it? Can you taste it? That palpable anticipation and excitement that is building in Vancouver and is echoing across the hockey world? It’s growing...

    Kamal Panesar Written by Kamal Panesar about almost 5 years ago 318 reads 0 comments

  19. Men's Olympic Hockey: Team Canada Exorcises Demons Vs. Team Switzerland

    In defeating Team Switzerland 3-2 in a shootout, yesterday, Canada pulled one out of the fire. While early on, the game looked like it was going to be a repeat of Team Canada's 8-0 thumping of ...

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  20. Men's Olympic Hockey: Team Canada, Team Russia, Team USA

    After all of the anticipation and the months, if not years, of waiting, we got to watch some Men's Olympic Hockey yesterday, and what a treat it was!The three games on the menu showcased three ...

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  21. Montreal-Philadelphia: Philadelphia Flyers Hang on to Beat Habs 3-2

    In losing 3-2 to the Philadelphia Flyers yesterday, the Montreal Habs put a damper on an otherwise exciting evening. The list of interesting plot twists was plentiful as the Habs prepared to ...

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  22. Montreal-Washington: Habs Win Wild One Over Caps in OT

    Well, hello! Dr. Jekyll, I presume?And so the zig-when-you-expect-them-to-zag Canadiens defeated the mighty, streaking Washington Capitals last night, 6-5 in overtime...

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  23. Montreal Canadiens' Bob Gainey Made Mistakes: Will Pierre Gauthier Be Better?

    Over the last few months, there has been a lot of talk in Montreal about Bob Gainey's failings as a GM. Not about him as a person mind you, as Gainey is a classy, respectful individual through and through...

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  24. Montreal Canadiens' P.K. Subban: What's All the Hype About?

    P.K. Subban is without a doubt one of the most well-known Habs prospects since Carey Price. While Subban has shown that he can be a dominant player, like Price, we have yet to really see what he can do in the NHL...

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  25. Montreal-Boston: Groundhog Day as Jaroslav Halak Steals Another Game

    Still waiting for the other shoe to drop? Me too. That's what the Montreal Canadiens have gotten their fans used to this year, though...

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