1. Montreal Canadiens Free Agents: Why Habs Did Right Thing Locking Up Carey Price

    The Price was right for the Montreal Canadiens . Carey Price , the Habs goaltender, recently signed a six-year $39 million contract. This deal was inevitable it seemed, as Price went into the offseason as a restricted free agent...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 2,215 reads 8 comments

  2. Montreal Canadiens Trade Speculation: Pros and Cons of Trading P.K. Subban

    The Montreal Canadiens ' P.K. Subban is pretty much a household name in the NHL . No, Subban isn't an elite top-scoring defenseman, nor is he a Stanley Cup champion, but he's flashy and he he has swagger...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 9,502 reads 33 comments

  3. FINAL: Montreal Canadiens 2012 NHL Draft Picks: Grades, Results and Analysis

    This is one of the most important drafts in Montreal Canadiens history. With the third-overall pick, the Habs are hoping to get a player who can help turn their franchise around...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 8,510 reads 25 comments

  4. The Last Time the Montreal Canadiens Drafted 3rd Overall

    The year was 1968 and the Montreal Canadiens had just swept the St. Louis Blues to win the Stanley Cup. It was the sixth ever NHL Amateur Entry Draft and it was held in Montreal, as it had been the previous five years...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 2,267 reads 0 comments

  5. Montreal Canadiens: Realistic Expectations for Habs' Top 10 Prospects

    The future is now for the Montreal Canadiens . Coming off a dismal 2011-12 season, the Habs are hoping to turn things around this year. Many of the players on last year's team will be gone, so spots will be open for those who want it the most...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 5,312 reads 9 comments

  6. 17 Ex-Montreal Canadiens Who Played in This Year's Playoffs

    Isn't it weird seeing ex-players on your favorite team wear a different jersey? Well, for the Montreal Canadiens ' fans, there was a lot of that at this years' playoffs...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 3,075 reads 4 comments

  7. Montreal Canadiens Fans Need to Give New Head Coach Michel Therrien a Chance

    Michel Therrien is the new head coach of the Montreal Canadiens , according to tsn.ca . The 48-year-old will get his second shot as the bench boss of the Habs...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 1,384 reads 3 comments

  8. Montreal Canadiens: How Marc Bergevin Can Win Fans over Right Away

    Marc Bergevin is on the right track. Montreal Canadiens fans seem happy. They seem confident. They seem excited for hockey again. And it's only June...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 1,695 reads 6 comments

  9. Montreal Canadiens Free Agents: 10 Players Habs Need to Extend Now

    Marc Bergein is making all the right moves. Well, so far any way. Bergevin, the new general manager of the Montreal Canadiens, has made two front office signings so far...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 3,846 reads 10 comments

  10. Montreal Canadiens: 15 Best Goaltenders in Franchise History

    Goalies are often the backbone of any team. In this year's playoffs, Jonathan Quick is leading the Los Angeles Kings into the Stanley Cup Final after beating out Phoenix Coyotes stud goaltender Mike Smith...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 3,414 reads 15 comments

  11. Montreal Canadiens: 13 Keys for a Successful 2012-13 NHL Season

    The famous Carey Price-P.K. Subban celebration. That's something Montreal Canadiens ' fans would like to see a lot more next season. And if they make some changes and learn from this past year, they will likely do so...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 2,440 reads 13 comments

  12. Montreal Canadiens: 10 Greatest Playoff Moments in Habs History

    The playoffs are a time for heroes. They are a time for winners and losers. They are a time to separate the men from the boys. They are a time for memorable moments. Take this year for example: a gritty Los Angeles Kings team beat out the No...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 1,329 reads 8 comments

  13. Montreal Canadiens to Name Marc Bergevin as New General Manager

    The Montreal Canadiens are set to announce Marc Bergevin as their new general manager at a press conference on Wednesday, according to a team press release. Bergevin, 46, played 1,191 games in the NHL as a defenseman...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 1,498 reads 5 comments

  14. Montreal Canadiens: Latest Updates on Picking a New GM and Head Coach

    The list seems to be getting shorter, but it's still a guessing game as to who will be the Montreal Canadiens next general manager. As of Monday night, four names had surfaced as front-runners on "the short list...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 3,203 reads 13 comments

  15. Montreal Canadiens: 10 Best Candidates for General Manager Position

    The Montreal Canadiens hope their next general manager has a bit of janitorial experience. That’s because whoever is hired to succeed Pierre Gauthier will have a lot of cleaning up to do...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 4,310 reads 11 comments

  16. Montreal Canadiens: 8 Reasons They Were so Terrible This Season

    The numbers don’t lie. The Montreal Canadiens finished dead last in the NHL’s Eastern Conference this year, with a total of 78 points. That’s 31 wins, 35 losses and 16 overtime/shootout losses...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 2,156 reads 4 comments

  17. NHL Playoffs: 5 Changes the Vancouver Canucks Need to Make Heading into Game 2

    So much for home-ice advantage. On Wednesday night, the Los Angeles Kings beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals to steal home-ice advantage from the Canucks...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about 2 years ago 859 reads 7 comments

  18. 2012 NHL Draft Order: Lottery Odds and Pick-by-Pick Projections

    Who will be the first player to have to pose awkwardly for the camera as the first overall pick? We won't know until June. However, we can speculate until then...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about over 2 years ago 4,590 reads 12 comments

  19. Scott Gomez: 7 Reasons the Montreal Canadiens Should Buy out His Contract

    Scott Gomez is being thrown under the bus again? That’s nothing new. And it’s almost getting old. Montreal Canadiens fans are tired of watching an overpaid, under-performing player not score goals...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about over 2 years ago 2,499 reads 8 comments

  20. Montreal Canadiens: 7 Minor-League Prospects Who'll Make the Roster Next Season

    It’s going to be an interesting offseason for the Montreal Canadiens . While some players will be spending their time at the gym and out on the golf course, the new Habs general ...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about over 2 years ago 5,685 reads 38 comments

  21. Pierre Gauthier: 7 Reasons Montreal Canadiens GM Needs to Go

    How many mistakes does it take to realize there’s a problem? Apparently for Pierre Gauthier and the Montreal Canadiens brass, that number is a lot...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about over 2 years ago 2,429 reads 22 comments

  22. Montreal Canadiens: 4 Signs They're a Team Disintegrating Before Our Very Eyes

    The Montreal Canadiens fell apart faster than a used car. After losing to the eventual Stanley Cup Champions, the Boston Bruins , in overtime of Game 7 of the first round of playoffs last year, the Habs were left disappointed...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about over 2 years ago 702 reads 20 comments

  23. Montreal Canadiens: 10 Changes That Can Get the Habs in the 2013 Playoffs

    This is unfamiliar territory for the Habs. The Montreal Canadiens sit in last place in the Eastern Conference. Last place. The team hasn’t finished last since 1939-40, when there were eight teams in the league...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about over 2 years ago 3,798 reads 33 comments

  24. Homosexuality in the NHL: How the Burke Family Is Supporting Players

    Are there any gay players in the NHL ? We don’t know. Nobody in the NHL has come out and publicly said they are gay...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about over 2 years ago 2,198 reads 1 comments

  25. Montreal Canadiens: 7 Things You Might Hear Scott Gomez Say

    The Montreal Canadiens can still make the playoffs. Wait...what? Yes, that's right. But sorry to break the news to you: they won't. The Habs have been dismal this year. It's no surprise...

    Taylor Shire Written by Taylor Shire about over 2 years ago 1,685 reads 10 comments