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Habs Eyes On The Prize Aug 18, 2016

Thursday Habs Headlines: Max Pacioretty is looking for international success with Team USA

Here are your daily links, including Max Pacioretty’s World Cup thoughts, Alex Galchenyuk’s ranking and Devante Smith-Pelly’s memories of Montreal. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Though the Sochi Olympics may have left a bitter taste in Max Pacioretty’s mouth, the captain is determined to win it all when he represents Team USA at the upcoming World Cup. [Journal De Montreal] Suiting up for Team Russia at the World Championships, prevented defenseman Alexei Emelin from dwelling on Montreal’s terrible season for too long, [Canadiens] While the Canadiens may have a glut of...
Max Pacioretty raises $145,000 for charity with inaugural Captain’s Golf Tournament

Max Pacioretty raises $145,000 for charity with inaugural Captain’s Golf Tournament

Max Pacioretty held his first Captain’s Golf Tournament Tuesday at the Islesmere Golf Club and raised $145,000 for the Montreal Canadiens Children’s Foundation and the Max Pacioretty Foundation. Teammates David Desharnais, Phillip Danault, Seven Andrighetto, Mark Barberio, Stefan Matteau, Torrey Mitchell and […]
Habs Eyes On The Prize Aug 17, 2016

Wednesday Habs Headlines: Pacioretty expects Beaulieu and Andrighetto to improve next season

Here are your daily links, including Max Pacioretty's expectations, Carey Price's good health and Dale Weise's Montreal memories. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Captain Max Pacioretty believes that defenseman Nathan Beaulieu and forward Sven Andrighetto will have breakout seasons next year. [RDS] Nathan Beaulieu shared his thoughts on whether fighting is leaving hockey and if he looks forward to playing alongside Shea Weber. [Montreal Gazette] The Montreal Canadiens are no strangers to odd incidents, having traded a player mid-game, scored a goal from the bench and nearly relocated...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Aug 14, 2016

Sunday Habs Headlines: Pacioretty excited to play alongside Shea Weber, calls team “stronger”

Here are your daily links, including the captain’s comments on the Habs latest acquisitions, how Andrew Shaw hopes to become a fan favourite, and the battle to be the back-up. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Max Pacioretty opens up about the acquisition of Shea Weber, stating his excitement to play alongside his new alternate captain and his belief that the Canadiens are now a better team with the moves made over the summer. [NHL.com] Hoping to establish himself as a fan favourite as he did in Chicago will be Andrew Shaw, whose gritty style of play may be enough to have fans enamored....
On the Forecheck Aug 13, 2016

Saturday's Dump & Chase: Bottom of the Barrell

Well guys and gals, after a day of excitement we once again have no news. It's like the hockey world said "well, that was enough for one week. Time to take a break." Bottom of the Barrell News Max Pacioretty eager to play with Shea Weber | NHL.comWell, this one's at least interesting. It's nice they welcomed Weber so wholeheartedly. 2016-17 Late Bloomers: The NHL's Overlooked Prospects | The Hockey WritersMany great NHL players can be considered late bloomers, players who were overlooked throughout their younger years but emerged as NHL stars later on. I'd love to see Trevor Murphy or Rem...
Max Pacioretty confident Canadiens are a better team after off-season moves

Max Pacioretty confident Canadiens are a better team after off-season moves

STU COWAN Are the Canadiens a better team now that they don’t have P.K. Subban? Captain Max Pacioretty definitely thinks so — but added it’s more than just the Subban trade to Nashville in exchange for Shea Weber that has made […]

Quotes from the annual Michel Therrien golf tournament: Shea Weber speaks to the media

The story of the day was of course Shea Weber's arrival Michel Therrien and his crew for charity golf tourney #Habs #HabsIO pic.twitter.com/Qu8WMXquGV — Stu Cowan (@StuCowan1) August 9, 2016 Shea Weber and Max Pacioretty arrived together: Le capitaine et Shea Weber arrivent ensemble. // Pacioretty and Shea Weber arrive together. #GoHabsGo pic.twitter.com/APhv6w3o6l — Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) August 9, 2016 Weber on the trade: "Im not one to follow that kind of stuff. I understand PK is a popular plyr here, & the fans are passionate." Weber on fan reaction...

Monday Habs Headlines: Alex Galchenyuk sets a solid example for work ethic

The sniper arguably had his breakout year this past season and has put in lots of hard work this summer. Max Pacioretty is an elite clutch goal-scorer in the NHL and more. Montreal Canadiens news and notes Alex Galchenyuk is helping set the example for newcomers when it comes to summer training. [Last Word on Sports] That’s Hockey looks at the off-season moves in Montreal and in Toronto as both teams look set to head into the 2016-17 season. [TSN] It’s easy to overlook Max Pacioretty as an offensive juggernaut but the fact is he scores goals. And a lot of important ones....
It’s going to be strange without P.K., Canadiens captain Pacioretty says

It’s going to be strange without P.K., Canadiens captain Pacioretty says

Sportsnet caught up with Canadiens captain Max Pacioretty, who was in Toronto for Gatorade’s GCamp and not surprisingly was asked about the trade that sent P.K. Subban from Montreal to the Nashville Predators. “Very strange for me to see something […]
Habs Eyes On The Prize Jul 29, 2016

Subban's legacy with the Montreal Canadiens

Where does the departing defenceman rank among the all-time team greats? When P.K. Subban was traded on the eve of his no-trade clause kicking in to the Nashville Predators, fans of the Montreal Canadiens were left in shock that an expected cornerstone of a team aiming for the Stanley Cup was dealt. Subban was drafted as part of the incredibly successful 2007 draft class which included current Montreal Canadiens captain Max Pacioretty, current New York Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh. Subban immediately started making an impression with his refreshing candour and infectious enthusiasm. He...
On the Forecheck Jul 29, 2016

Friday's Dump & Chase: Sign & Hope

There were a few signings on Thursday, and most of them were smallish deals to iffy players. Since there's nothing else going on, let's wildly speculate about which ones will spend the 2017-2018 season in Las Vegas. Nashville News & Notes Max Pacioretty talks P.K. Subban trade: 'We lost a friend' - Sportsnet.ca"In that type of situation, it’s all about how you react. I chose to respond in a way that, listen, I owe it to the Predators and the city of Nashville to embrace them from the start. I had an opportunity to do that, so I did it." Ford Ice Center to Host Gnash Bash, Try Hockey For...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Jul 29, 2016

Friday Habs Headlines: Max Pacioretty reflects on the P.K. Subban trade and the arrival of Shea Weber

Here are your daily links, including the captain's comments on the Subban and Weber swap, Alexei Emelin's busy off-season, and an all-important coming year for Tim Bozon. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Max Pacioretty reflects on the trade that saw the Habs' former franchise defenceman dealt to Nashville in a move that he describes as "losing a friend", but also has high hopes for what Shea Weber can bring. [SN] Alexei Emelin has had a particularly busy off-season, first representing his native Russia in the IIHF World Championships, and since training in hopes of a better showing in...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Jul 27, 2016

Wednesday Habs Headlines: Trevor Timmins is well worth his contract extension

Here are your daily links, including why Trevor Timmins is among the league's best, Max Pacioretty shares his reaction to the big trade and an interview with the NHL’s youngest general manager. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Our own Andrew Zadarnowski joined Tony Marinaro on the Morning Show, to discuss Trevor Timmins’ track record and how his picks compare against prospects picked by teams around the league. [TSN 690] Captain Max Pacioretty was asked about the trade and this was his response: EXCLUSIVE: I spoke to Max Pacioretty about the big trade. #GCamp...

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