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Eyes On The Prize Feb 15, 2020
[Highlight] Joel Armia goes to the net and gets the reward

[Highlight] Joel Armia goes to the net and gets the reward

Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via It’s a fast start on Saturday night. The Canadiens get on the board early, thanks to Joel Armia driving the net and potting Max Domi’s rebound. Jamie Benn can't handle the work down low, and Joel Armia gets the opening goal. pic.twitter.com/eOd8M4yYqz— Scott Matla (@scottmatla) February 16, 2020
Eyes On The Prize Feb 6, 2020
Canadiens vs. Ducks: Game preview

Canadiens vs. Ducks: Game preview

The Habs and Ducks play for the first time this season. Montreal Canadiens vs. Anaheim Ducks How to watch Start time: 7:00 PM EST / 4:00 PM PSTIn Canada: TSN2 (English), RDS (French)In the Ducks region: PrimeStreaming: NHL.tv/NHL Live Suffering two embarrassing losses to the New Jersey Devils earlier in the season, Montreal looked poised to give one of the worst teams in the NHL another victory on Tuesday night, falling into a three-goal hole in the second period. Joel Armia wasn’t going to let that happen, getting his team on the board to let his teammates and the Habs fans at...
Eyes On The Prize Feb 5, 2020
How Joel Armia uses his size to his advantage

How Joel Armia uses his size to his advantage

Photo by Francois Lacasse/NHLI via The winger uses all of his 6’4” frame to be a factor in all three zones. Joel Armia has continued to impress me this season. If you go back and look at some of the early editions of this series, I wasn’t convinced of the impact he would make in a top-nine role, let alone a top-six one. But it’s fair to say that the Finnish forward has quieted most doubts. Maybe it’s his elevated confidence, but the winger now seems to try plays he wouldn’t even have thought about last season, like the zone entry in the video below. He supported Nick Suzuki...
Eyes On The Prize Feb 5, 2020
Recap: Kovalchuk silences the crowd in the shootout

Recap: Kovalchuk silences the crowd in the shootout

Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Unlikely heroes Nate Thompson, Nick Cousins, and Christian Folin all scored goals in Montreal’s 5-4 shootout victory over the New Jersey Devils. With the Montreal Canadiens’ roster slowly being ravaged by the flu, there were some unexpected heroes who shone bright at the Prudential Center against the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night. With goals coming from Joel Armia, Nate Thompson, Nick Cousins and Christian Folin, the Canadiens were able to overcome a 3-0 deficit to eventually defeat the Devils 5-4 in a shootout. The victory wouldn’t...
Eyes On The Prize Feb 4, 2020
[Highlight] Joel Armia scores on his second breakaway of the game

[Highlight] Joel Armia scores on his second breakaway of the game

Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports He was hooked on the first one, but powers through the pressure to score in his second try. Joel Armia drew a penalty on a breakaway earlier in the period, but he got a better result on his second effort: the Canadiens’ first goal. Joel Armia gets the Habs on the board. pic.twitter.com/rO2Ly451rb— Jared Book (@jaredbook) February 5, 2020
A Winning Habit Jan 31, 2020

Montreal Canadiens Should Trade For David Backes – With Large Incentive

The Montreal Canadiens have used their vacant cap space to add Joel Armia in the past. They should look to add another prospect by taking on David Backes contract. The Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins rarely link up on trades. Division rivals don’t usually like to help each other out by making trades and the […] Montreal Canadiens Should Trade For David Backes – With Large Incentive - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
CBC News Jan 30, 2020
Habs triumphant over Sabres in Brendan Gallagher's return from concussion

Habs triumphant over Sabres in Brendan Gallagher's return from concussion

Ilya Kovalchuk and Brendan Gallagher scored in a span of 2:16 early in the second period, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-1 on Thursday night.
Eyes On The Prize Jan 30, 2020
[Highlight] Ilya Kovalchuk follows up on his rebound and ties the game

[Highlight] Ilya Kovalchuk follows up on his rebound and ties the game

Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via He’s no longer on the top line, but he’s still scoring goals. The members of Nick Suzuki’s line have had a few looks in the game in Buffalo, and now they all have points on Ilya Kovalchuk’s fifth goal with the team. Great effort by Joel Armia, and even better finish by Ilya Kovalchuk. pic.twitter.com/gp7YbAeCZQ— Scott Matla (@scottmatla) January 31, 2020

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