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Habs Eyes On The Prize Sep 19, 2017
Canadiens vs. Bruins game recap: Young defencemen making roster decisions difficult

Canadiens vs. Bruins game recap: Young defencemen making roster decisions difficult

After a slow start, the Habs made a game of their pre-season opener. A short appearance in the 2017 post-season made for a long summer for fans of the Montreal Canadiens. The off-season wasn’t without its storylines, however, providing lots of fodder for debate in the downtime. One of those topics was the addition of Karl Alzner as free agency opened, with another created by the subsequent loss of Andrei Markov to the KHL when he and the Canadiens couldn’t reach a deal. The net result was that the team didn’t really possess a defender on the left side with many top-pairing skills. The...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Sep 12, 2017
Tuesday Habs Headlines: Drouin or Galchenyuk? The centre debate continues

Tuesday Habs Headlines: Drouin or Galchenyuk? The centre debate continues

Your daily links, including the perpetual Drouin/Galchenyuk centre debate, the importance of team’s extra cap money, Andrei Markov's departure, Jeff Petry's underrated abilities, Les Canadiennes’ new home and more. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Habs golf day focused on the same debate we’ve seen before—who will play in the middle? [CTV] In addition to the endlessly vexed centre question, Marc Bergevin weighed in on the decision to let Andrei Markov go. [EOTP] Could the newly acquired Jonathan Drouin be the long-coveted first line centre Habs fans have yearned for? [CBC] The...
Marc Bergevin’s big gamble

Marc Bergevin’s big gamble

The Habs GM’s attempts to improve the Canadiens were unconventional, but it needs to work. The question many people are asking themselves this off-season is a simple one. Are the Montreal Canadiens a better team than they were last year? It’s one that gets asked every year, and often the answer is simple. This year, there are so many moving parts that it is harder than ever to determine. For the Canadiens, it comes down to how you feel about 10 specific players. In a perfect world, Marc Bergevin would have had Alexander Radulov and Andrei Markov back. But he wanted them back on his...

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