7:33 AM EDT, Mon April 23, 2018
A Winning Habit 33 mins ago

Montreal Canadiens: Andrei Markov is a Gagarin Cup champion

After deciding to go back to the KHL for the 2017/18 season, Montreal Canadiens long-time defenceman Andrei Markov is a Gagarin Cup champion. It was a great ending to a season that had an odd beginning for Andrei Markov. For the first time since the 2000/01 season, the 39-year-old was starting a new year on […] Montreal Canadiens: Andrei Markov is a Gagarin Cup champion - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
A Winning Habit 1 hour ago

Montreal Canadiens: Marc Bergevin hints at changes ahead of the draft

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin appeared on Tout le monde en parle and gave some hints at possible changes in management. The tour of interviews continued for Marc Bergevin and saw him land on Tout le monde en parle on Sunday night. It was another opportunity for the general manager to share his thoughts and answer […] Montreal Canadiens: Marc Bergevin hints at changes ahead of the draft - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Eyes On The Prize 1 hour ago
Rebuilding from the top down

Rebuilding from the top down

Here are your daily links including rebuilding from the top and Bell Centre festivities Montreal News and Notes The Habs rebuild needs to start at the top, not the bottom. [Montreal Gazette] The Bell Centre is all about #EarthDay In honor of #EarthDay, find out how the Bell Centre recycles ice resurfacing greywater to save over 208,000 L of drinking water every year. #GoHabsGo pic.twitter.com/y7Zhyn8W6U— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) April 22, 2018 During the Canadian Tire Premier paint the ice event on Sunday, some kids got pretty creative. Les enfants font preuve de...
The Hockey Writers 19 hours ago

In Defense of Canadiens GM Bergevin’s Season

The knife twisted in just a little deeper when ex-Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban got his third Norris Trophy nomination as the league’s best defenseman. If the disastrous season wasn’t enough, Habs fans are no doubt suffering even more over the news. Even the ones who hate the guy now have to listen to his […] The post In Defense of Canadiens GM Bergevin’s Season appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Eyes On The Prize 20 hours ago
Laval Rocket season review: Michael McNiven

Laval Rocket season review: Michael McNiven

There were games of pure brilliance from the rookie goalie, but they were few and far between in a tough first year. It isn’t an easy job being a goalie, at any level, and it’s extremely hard to be a goalie in the Montreal Canadiens system, if only due to the past triumphs between the pipes by previous generational goalies. It’s also difficult to be a rookie goalie when playing behind a jumbled mess of a team in a system that doesn’t work while plummeting to dead last in the AHL standings. Michael McNiven had a rough rookie year in every sense of the word, even if he isn’t...