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Habs Eyes On The Prize Sep 24, 2015

Training Camp Battles: Centre

A closer look at the depth at the centre position for the Montreal Canadiens The Montreal Canadiens have entered training camp this year with some serious questions regarding the order of battle at the centre position, and it should be interesting to see how things play out. Tomas Plekanec has been a stalwart presence for the Habs for the past 10 seasons. He's entering his 11th season in the NHL, and turning 33 in October. For years he has been called to play the difficult assignments guarding the top players in the league, playing critical PK minutes, and also asked to occasionally create...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Sep 22, 2015

2015-16 Montreal Canadiens Season Preview: Tomas Plekanec

A model of consistency in the Habs organization, Tomas Plekanec will once again be leaned upon to provide a balance of scoring and defensive responsibility. Much has changed within the Montreal Canadiens organization over the course of the past decade. General managers, head coaches, team captains, and star players have all come and gone. In fact, precious few things remain in place. One thing that has, though, is Tomas Plekanec. Plekanec is entering his 11th season with the Canadiens, surpassed only by Andrei Markov on the active roster. His 761 games played with the Habs is 25th...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Sep 10, 2015

Thursday Habs Headlines: Could the Canadiens survive if they trade Tomas Plekanec?

Here are your daily links covering the Canadiens and the league, including thoughts on a potential Plekanec trade, Artturi Lehkonen's Q & A and hiring hockey bloggers. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Both Pierre LeBrun and Pierre McGuire dropped by TSN 690, to share their thoughts on the Canadiens possibly trading away Tomas Plekanec. [LeBrun | McGuire] Max Pacioretty took his freak injury in stride and is focused on returning to the team in peak physical condition. [Montreal Gazette] Unsurprisingly, much of Montreal's predicted future success hinges on Carey Price's ability to...

Ice Level: What should the Canadiens do with Tomas Plekanec?

With Robyn unavailable, Andrew and Conor attempt to run the podcast themselves while avoiding disaster. Can they do it with a little help from Dave Trentadue? Subscribe on [iTunes] and [Soundcloud] Listen to [archived] episodes Unfortunately for Conor and I, Robyn can't make the podcast today, and our friend Dave Trentadue can only pop in for a minute to start the recording, so we had to delay a guest until next week. With that said, we've got a great show for you. Tomas Plekanec is an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season, and despite what many would say about him, he has...

Wednesday Habs Headlines: Tomas Plekanec isn't worried about his expiring contract

Here's your daily dose of Habs info, including several talking points from veteran Tomas Plekanec, players reporting to Brossard, the endless captaincy debate, and more Montreal Canadiens News and Notes "A thousand times" is what Tomas Plekanec answered when he was asked how often questions regarding his contract status would come up this season. [Sportsnet] The Habs haven't approached Plekanec's agent about extending his contract yet. [LeBrun] The turtleneck assassin had this to say about Montreal's offensive strategy I pressed Tomas Plekanec a bit about #Habs sacrificing offence...

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