2:02 AM EDT, Tue May 24, 2016
Hockey Inside/Out | Montreal Gazette 16 hours ago
The Canadiens’ Brendan Gallagher had a golden finish to what was an injury-plagued season for him as Team Canada beat Finland 2-0 Sunday in the championship game at the IIHF World Hockey Championship in Russia. Gallagher had only 7:22 of ice […]
Habs Eyes On The Prize May 14, 2016
Andrei Markov may be aging according to his birth certificate, but his play belies the narrative that he is too old and should be shipped out of town. The truth is, he is still Montreal's second best defenceman. It's getting to the point where a hockey player is labelled "old" as soon as they cross into their 30's. Andrei Markov is much closer to his 40's, and still puts up impressive stats, especially given how much he is relied upon in Montreal. This year was only Markov's third complete season, and that includes the lockout year. Despite his horrific injury luck from 2010 to 2012, the...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Apr 26, 2016
The Canadiens veteran will be captain of his National team for the third time After being the captain at the 2014 Olympics and 2012 World Championships, Montreal Canadiens centre Tomas Plekanec was named captain of the Czech Republic's entry for the 2016 IIHF World Championships. Captain of the Czech national team for the WCH in Russia is Tomas Plekanec! — Zdenek Matejovsky (@zedmat) April 26, 2016 Plekanec had an underrated season for the Canadiens this year. He spent most of the year as their top scoring forward and eventually ended with 54 points (14 goals, 40 assists) in 82 games...