8:53 AM EST, Sat March 06, 2021
2 hours ago

Montreal Canadiens: 7 Talking Points From Past 7 Days

1. 3-on-3 overtime The Canadiens have been hopeless beyond regulation time this season. Their 6 OT/SO losses are the most in the league, which on the surface seems alright as it means the Habs have bagged 6 extra points. What’s not as great is that the Habs have only played in 6 games that have […] Montreal Canadiens: 7 Talking Points From Past 7 Days - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
23 hours ago

Montreal Canadiens: Cole Caufield Wraps Up College Regular Season This Weekend

Montreal Canadiens prospect Cole Caufield will put the final touches on a very impressive college hockey season this weekend. The 15th overall pick from the 2019 NHL Draft is the star forward for the Wisconsin Badgers who are among the top teams in the country this season. The Badgers disappointed last season, though the blame […] Montreal Canadiens: Cole Caufield Wraps Up College Regular Season This Weekend - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 5, 2021

Montreal Canadiens: Three Stars From Hard Fought Loss To Winnipeg Jets

Montreal Canadiens fans are quickly becoming sick of seeing the reverse retro jerseys that the team is using this year. Maybe it’s because they are fairly ugly, maybe it is because the NHL is just fulfilling a marketing ploy they came up with during the pandemic shutdown. But most likely it’s because the team has […] Montreal Canadiens: Three Stars From Hard Fought Loss To Winnipeg Jets - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 4, 2021

Montreal Canadiens: 3 Keys To Victory versus the Winnipeg Jets

The Montreal Canadiens will take on the Winnipeg Jets Thursday night at the Bell Centre. The Canadiens will look to build off of their 3-1 win against the Senators, which saw them snap a 5-game losing streak. Winnipeg comes into town having won their most recent game against Vancouver 5-2. This will be the third […] Montreal Canadiens: 3 Keys To Victory versus the Winnipeg Jets - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 4, 2021

Montreal Canadiens: It’s Finally Time to Split Up Phillip Danault and Brendan Gallagher

Montreal Canadiens teams have lacked depth down the middle for many, many years. Not since the years that a young Saku Koivu was learning the ropes from Pierre Turgeon and Vincent Damphousse did the Habs have a long term plan at centre ice. Of course, Rejean Houle traded away two-thirds of that plan for veteran […] Montreal Canadiens: It’s Finally Time to Split Up Phillip Danault and Brendan Gallagher - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 3, 2021

Montreal Canadiens: Checking on the Farm: Laval Rocket Report

Montreal Canadiens games in the month of February became fairly dreary by the end of the month, but there were lots of bright lights shining on the farm. The Laval Rocket were finally able to begin the 2020-21 season on February 12th, and the team has been playing an entertaining brand of hockey ever since. […] Montreal Canadiens: Checking on the Farm: Laval Rocket Report - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 3, 2021

Montreal Canadiens Fire Goalie Coach Stephane Waite, Bring in Sean Burke

Montreal Canadiens goaltending coach Stephane Waite has been relieved of his duties. Subsequently, the Habs have announced the hiring of Sean Burke as Director of Goaltending for the organization. Waite has been the goaltending coach for the Habs since 2013, almost working with Carey Price for his entire career in Montreal. He had previously worked […] Montreal Canadiens Fire Goalie Coach Stephane Waite, Bring in Sean Burke - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 3, 2021

Montreal Canadiens: Three Stars vs Ottawa Senators

Montreal Canadiens games heading into last night have left little reason for optimism. They had lost five in a row, including two to the Senators who were back in town for another contest with the Habs. It would be the fifth meeting of the season thus far, with the Canadiens only coming out on top […] Montreal Canadiens: Three Stars vs Ottawa Senators - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 2, 2021

Montreal Canadiens Game Day vs Sens: Preview, Lines, Game Time, How To Watch

The Montreal Canadiens are looking to end a five game losing streak as the lowly Ottawa Senators arrive in town. A game against the league’s worst team on your home ice should be the cure for what ails a team, but that might not be the case for the Habs. Montreal have already played the […] Montreal Canadiens Game Day vs Sens: Preview, Lines, Game Time, How To Watch - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 2, 2021

Montreal Canadiens: Jesse Ylonen Proving Worth The Wait

Montreal Canadiens prospect winger Jesse Ylonen should have made his AHL debut just about one year ago. Thte Finnish right winger played the 2019-20 season with the Lahti Pelicans in Liiga, Finland’s top pro league. Their season ended in early March, and Ylonen signed his entry-level contract with the Canadiens shortly after. He was dealing […] Montreal Canadiens: Jesse Ylonen Proving Worth The Wait - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 1, 2021

Montreal Canadiens: Gianni Fairbrother Signs Entry Level Contract

Montreal Canadiens prospect Gianni Fairbrother has signed his entry level contract with the organization. The deal was announced earlier today, just as the prospect is preparing to head back to the WHL. Fairborther’s Western Hockey League season has not yet started, but the Everett Silvertips defender was re-assigned to his Junior club earlier today. They […] Montreal Canadiens: Gianni Fairbrother Signs Entry Level Contract - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 1, 2021

Montreal Canadiens Hypothetical Trade: Who Says No?

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin is not usually swinging for the fences at the trade deadline. We have seen him tinker and tweak his lineup by trading away players on expiring contracts like Marco Scandella, Ilya Kovalchuk and Nick Cousins last season. We have seen him add depth pieces when playoffs looked certain like […] Montreal Canadiens Hypothetical Trade: Who Says No? - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 1, 2021

Montreal Canadiens: Three Lineup Tweaks Dom Ducharme Must Make Now

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin somewhat surprisingly fired his head coach and assistant last week. Out the door are Claude Julien and Kirk Muller, and Dom Ducharme was promoted to top duties on the bench. The changes were announced on Wednesday, and the Habs next game was Thursday night in Winnipeg against the Jets. […] Montreal Canadiens: Three Lineup Tweaks Dom Ducharme Must Make Now - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 27, 2021

3 Players Responsible for the Habs Recent Skid

The Montreal Canadiens have had quite the eventful year so far. Starting the season off with a hot 7-1-2 in the first 10 games, the Canadiens have seen themselves fall to 4th place in the North division and have lost their last 3, including back to back losses to the last place Sens which would […] 3 Players Responsible for the Habs Recent Skid - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 27, 2021

Montreal Canadiens: Carey Price’s 3.13 GAA the Number of the Day After Rough Stretch

3.13. The number of the day for the Montreal Canadiens. Originally, I had no intentions of writing a piece like this, instead wanting to focus on a historical piece reflecting on former Hab Jaroslav Halak’s near unstoppable 2009-10 playoff performance (to be finished shortly). I was about halfway through the piece at around 6:30, when […] Montreal Canadiens: Carey Price’s 3.13 GAA the Number of the Day After Rough Stretch - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More