1. Inside the Montreal Canadiens Dressing Room: The Battle Over Pizza!

    Alex Tanguay, Marc Denis, Georges Laraque, and Robert Lang sit patiently, wondering what the hell they have put themselves into. Today's debate is about whether or not they should have pepperoni on the pizzas...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 1,524 reads 3 comments

  2. Montreal Canadiens Camp Day One: And So It Begins

    As our fellow BR member Dennis said in his latest article, "It's that time of the year", it's great to be back to hockey. Feels like Christmas. Veterans, rookies, and the ones in between hit the ice today at the Bell Centre...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 941 reads 3 comments

  3. Montreal Canadiens Will Retire Patrick Roy's No. 33 (Updated)

    It has been a couple of weeks since we brought up the subject on B/R. We started with the debate, regarding whether or not the Montreal Canadiens should retire Patrick Roy's No. 33...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 835 reads 10 comments

  4. Hockey Fight in Canada: What Should Be the Verdict?

    It all started with Jonathan Roy's assault on Bobby Nadeau last spring during the QMJHL playoffs. I don't think I have to remind what happened, from the attack to the episode of "the finger." Gracious, really gracious...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 645 reads 9 comments

  5. Women's Hockey: Final Score, 82 - 0!

    I don't know any of the players who were on the ice. In fact, I don't watch much women's hockey for some reason. But this headline on a french website just cracked me up and made my day! The ...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 1,978 reads 5 comments

  6. Your Montreal Canadiens Updates: Bob Gainey Met Mats Sundin. And? And?

    Last summer, it took Bob Gainey the price of a lunch and a walk in the park to convince Alex Kovalev that his destiny was still attached to the Canadiens. Must have been some lunch, must have been some park...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 731 reads 4 comments

  7. The Saku Koivu Controversy with the Montreal Canadiens; Here We Go Again!

    Those are things I will forever find my dear Montreal really special for: the media and their controversies. The Canadiens held their annual golf tournament, as usual, on the first Tuesday after Labor Day...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 823 reads 2 comments

  8. Mats Sundin, Please, It's Not Even Funny Anymore

    Rumor has it that Chris Chelios has agreed to a one-year deal with the Detroit Red Wings. To me, he reminds me of a good kid who has done his homework. I even feel like buying him an ice-cream...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 555 reads 9 comments

  9. Your Canadiens Update: "In the End, We Want the Stanley Cup"

    The Montreal Canadiens held their annual golf tournament yesterday, in Laval-sur-le-lac, Quebec. Feels like hockey again, huh? The team welcomed the arrival of Alex Tanguay, who was a bit surprised by the number of journalists waiting for the players...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 596 reads 4 comments

  10. Your Canadiens Update: Alex Kovalev, a Movie Star?

    "Salut les Boyz, comment ca va?" - Alex Kovalev Have you ever seen the Quebecois movie Les Boyz? For those who are not familiar, it is about a hockey team named "Les Boyz." They are a bunch of friends whose lives turn around hockey...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 603 reads 3 comments

  11. Montreal Canadiens To Honour No. 33?

    Four days ago, we opened the debate on BR: should the Habs retire Patrick Roy's number? French newspaper La Presse recently heard that the Montreal Canadiens Organization is preparing to retire Roy's No...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 400 reads 5 comments

  12. Bob Gainey Frees the 'Dogs (Well, Kind Of!)

    2007 saw one the most amazing playoff runs the Hamilton Bulldogs have ever made, at least over the last 20 years or so...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 432 reads 2 comments

  13. Montreal Canadiens: Another Day, Another Rumour

    First things first—Montreal Canadiens tickets will be available starting September 6. If you are familiar with the wristband thing, the distribution is on September 5, at 5 pm, at the Bell Center...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 843 reads 10 comments

  14. Open Debate: Should the Montreal Canadiens Retire the 33?

    December 2, 1995 The Detroit Red Wings are at the Old Forum. At the second period, the score is already 7-1 for the Wings. Patrick Roy is still in the net. The score is 9-1, and Mario Tremblay finally replaces the goaltender...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 667 reads 15 comments

  15. Montreal Canadiens: Price Gets Ready to Rumble

    As we are debating about Carey Price's future season (will he be able to hold on? And the rest of the crew? Please drop your comments here), the young goaltender is making sure he will ...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 910 reads 2 comments

  16. Mats Sundin: Ten Reasons To Come or Not To Come to Montreal

    "See the stone set in your eyesSee the thorn twist in your sideI wait for you" - U2 We are in mid-August and more, and still no sign whatsoever from Mats Sundin. The newspapers say one thing, Mr...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 486 reads 2 comments

  17. Is Alex Kovalev a Safe Bet for the Montreal Canadiens?

    As Hockey Le Magazine issued its first edition of the year, the picture on the cover attracted me: Alex Kovalev, with his jersey on his back, with written below "Peut-il encore faire mieux?" You and I both know the amazing season Kovalev has given us...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 1,071 reads 3 comments

  18. Montreal Canadiens: the Hockey News Makes its Predictions

    The Hockey News Magazine has just revealed its annual prediction of the teams rankings. We remember a year ago, the Montreal Canadiens were placed 13th in the Eastern Conference. All season long, the players had the motivation to prove it all wrong...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 1,194 reads 3 comments

  19. Alex Tanguay to Wear No.13 for the Montreal Canadiens?

    "His heart says Toronto. If it's about the money, it's Vancouver. Montreal is too close to Toronto. I think it's Toronto or Vancouver, but he's going to play." So says a Swedish-based reporter to the Vancouver Province...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about almost 6 years ago 897 reads 2 comments

  20. Hockey Quotes and Anecdotes

    Feeling the blues because there is no hockey? Well, chin up and take a time to enjoy some funny Hockey anecdotes! So here is my Top 10...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about 6 years ago 1,959 reads 8 comments

  21. Montreal Canadiens Updates: Guy Carbonneau Undergoes Surgery

    You would imagine my surprise when I came on the RDS website today. The title on the article was "Carbonneau opere a une hanche." What? How? When? Is he okay? If you are wondering the same, don't worry...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about 6 years ago 928 reads 1 comments

  22. Hockey Violence: The Quebec Minister Holds on to Her Idea

    The last time we talked about this, George Laraque just made it clear that banning fighting from Hockey sounds as good as tattooing your first hobby's name on your forehead. You might like it, but it is just ...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about 6 years ago 473 reads 10 comments

  23. Montreal Canadiens: Offseason Speculations

    The days are longer, and it feels like it has been a lifetime that we hadn't seen each other. I have been trying to move on, but still, you remain in my deepest thoughts and I feel like talking about you all the time...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about 6 years ago 582 reads 5 comments

  24. Montreal Canadiens Summer News: Some Fun Here, Some Work There

    The weather is getting weirder in Montreal, going from a sunny day to a minor storm in less than 30 minutes. Seriously, it is not even fun anymore. Anyway, back to the Montreal Canadiens...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about 6 years ago 382 reads 4 comments

  25. Open-Mic: Racism in Hockey

    His name is Willy O'Ree. On January 18th, 2008, the Boston Bruins held a ceremony at the TD Bank North Garden to honor the 50th anniversary of his NHL debut as the first black man to play in the League...

    Miah D. Written by Miah D. about 6 years ago 1,056 reads 0 comments