1. Montreal Canadiens-Pittsburgh Penguins: Habs Advance to Conference Finals

    Montreal 5 Pittsburgh 2 (Mellon Arena) Habs win the series 4-3. At the end of the opening montage on Hockey Night in Canada, Jean Beliveau was shown giving a pre-game pep talk ...

    Rocket All Habs Written by Rocket All Habs about 4 years ago 104 reads 1 comments

  2. Montreal Canadiens-Pittsburgh Penguins: Habs Offense is Too Little, Too Late

    Montreal 1 Pittsburgh 2 (Mellon Arena) Pittsburgh leads the series 3-2. "Above anything else, I hate to lose." — Jackie Robinson "I hate to lose more than I love to win...

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  3. Pittsburgh Penguins-Montreal Canadiens: Pens and Refs Can't Hold Back Habs

    Supplement to Game Four review "There are stories of coincidence and chance, of intersections and strange things told, and which is which and who only knows? And we generally say, 'Well, if that was in a movie, I wouldn't believe it...

    Rocket All Habs Written by Rocket All Habs about 4 years ago 607 reads 16 comments

  4. Pittsburgh Penguins-Montreal Canadiens: Habs Mount Comeback, Tie Series

    Montreal 3 Pittsburgh 2 (Bell Centre) The series is tied 2-2. "Never give in—never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense...

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  5. Penguins-Canadiens: Habs Can't Get it Together, Pens Lead Series

    Montreal 0 Pittsburgh 2 (Bell Centre) Penguins lead the series 2-1. posted by Rocket All Habs "Play Strong, Play Smart, Play Together" With the Canadiens getting a split in Pittsburgh, and gaining home-ice advantage, Game 3 was pivotal...

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  6. Montreal Canadiens-Friendly Venues: Blue Moon Cafe in NYC

    Habs fans are everywhere. No other NHL franchise has such committed supporters scattered around the planet...

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  7. Canadiens-Penguins: A Closer Look at Matt Cooke's Goal

    posted by Rocket All Habs For all the Kostitsyn-haters out there (that includes you, Jacques Martin,) I suggest that you not read this article. As they say, the truth hurts...

    Rocket All Habs Written by Rocket All Habs about 4 years ago 65 reads 1 comments

  8. Montreal Canadiens-Pittsburgh Penguins: Habs Team Defense Ties Series

    Montreal 3 Washington 1 (Mellon Arena): The series is tied 1-1. I'm reminded again of my childhood neighbor and his dad. Mr. Webb was a not-very-svelte 250-pound guy who wore hip waders and a baggy army parka on the backyard rink...

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  9. Canadiens-Penguins: Habs Lose Game One, Possibly More

    Montreal — 3 | Pittsburgh — 6 (Mellon Arena) — Penguins lead series 1-0 Posted by Rocket All Habs "Security is a false God. Begin to make sacrifices to it and you are lost...

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  10. Montreal Canadiens-Washington Capitals: Block Party Provides Habs Stunning Win

    Montreal 2 Washington 1 (Verizon Center) "Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more. Our revels now are ended...

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  11. Capitals-Canadiens: Game Seven Pregame Thoughts

    posted by Rocket All Habs It's a few hours before game time, and I'm filled with anticipation about tonight. Like many fans, I'm wondering what to expect...

    Rocket All Habs Written by Rocket All Habs about 4 years ago 41 reads 0 comments

  12. Washington Capitals-Montreal Canadiens: Habs Tie Series, Heading to D.C.

    Montreal 4 Washington 1 (Bell Centre) Roller coaster. It is a word that appeared on these pages quite early in the season over six months ago to describe the type of season we expected from the Montreal Canadiens...

    Rocket All Habs Written by Rocket All Habs about 4 years ago 271 reads 9 comments

  13. Canadiens-Capitals: Strong Start sets Tone for Desperation Win

    Montreal 2 Washington 1 (Verizon Center) posted by Rocket All Habs "He who hesitates is lost." ~ Proverb From the opening faceoff, won by Scott Gomez, the Canadiens were on the attack heading to the Capitals' net...

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  14. For All Proud Canadiens' Fans who Feel "Enough is Enough"

    posted by Rocket All Habs On October 12, 2008, Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher was tossing a football on his front lawn with his son. Wurzelbacher decided to wander over to a political rally that was happening in his Ohio neighbourhood...

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  15. Washington Capitals-Montreal Canadiens: Mistakes Sink Fragile Habs

    Montreal 3 Washington 6 (Bell Centre) posted by Rocket All Habs "Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results...

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  16. Capitals-Canadiens: Habs Self-Destruct, Handing Caps Series Lead

    Montreal 1 Washington 5 (Bell Centre) posted by Rocket All Habs "A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool." ~ Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton Washington coach Bruce Boudreau was in a good mood after the game...

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  17. Tremors II: NHL Playoff Aftershocks starring Jaroslav Halak and Alex Ovechkin

    posted by Rocket All Habs Tremors, is this instance, does not refer to Graboids, those giant, carnivorous, underground worms who terrorize small-town America, of early-90s, horror-flick fame...

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  18. Canadiens-Capitals: Habs' Third-Period Collapse Evens Series

    Montreal 5 Washington 6 OT (Verizon Center) "We came here for one (victory) and we got our one," said Mike Cammalleri. "Now it's time to go home and play. I liked our team; I think we did a lot of good things...

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  19. Canadiens-Capitals: Plekanec Lets His Stick Do the Talking

    Montreal 3 Washington 2 OT (Verizon Center) Posted by Rocket All Habs "Stranger things may have happened than the Canadiens upsetting the Capitals, but frankly, it would be an upset of legendary proportions if Montreal won this series...

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  20. Toronto Maple Leafs-Montreal Canadiens: Habs Clinch, We're All So Happy, Right?

    Montreal 3 Toronto 4 OT (Bell Centre) At the end of regulation time, with the score tied 3-3, Bell Centre fans jumped to their feet and gave their team a thunderous standing ovation...

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  21. Montreal Canadiens: Mediocrity from the Top Down

    May 29, 2009 8:15 am. Office of the President Montreal Canadiens Executive Assistant: Mr. Boivin, I have the general manager on the line. Boivin: Put him through. (pause) Boivin: Pierre!! Ça va? Gainey: Ummm, Mr...

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  22. Canadiens-Hurricanes: Habs Fail to Clinch, Then There Was One.

    Carolina 5, Montreal 2 (RBC Center) posted by Rocket All Habs from Invictus (adapted) Nelson Mandela: How long before the Stanley Cup playoffs? Jim Fleming: Don't get your hopes up...

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  23. Guest Article: Musings of a Concerned Habs' Fan

    posted by Smalrus exclusive to All Habs For my first post to this blog, I must start with the requisite biographical data; I believe as a Habs fan, it makes me rather unique in how I come to assess the bleu, blanc, et rouge...

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  24. Montreal Canadiens-New York Islanders: Martin's Emotional Choices Sink the Habs

    Montreal 3 NY Islanders 4 SO (Nassau Coliseum) "I know I've made some very poor decisions recently, but I can give you my complete assurance that my work will be back to normal...

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  25. Guest Article: Where Has the Respect Gone?

    posted by Lyse tout éparpillée I've been a Habs' fan all my life. And at my age that means “for a very, very long time”. I remember witnessing Gros Bill's 500th on the old black and white...

    Rocket All Habs Written by Rocket All Habs about over 4 years ago 22 reads 0 comments