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Royalty Gets Their Torrey: Mitchell Traded To LA Kings

Royalty Gets Their Torrey: Mitchell Traded To LA Kings

Torrey Mitchell’s dream of playing for the Montreal Canadiens has come to an abrupt end but with Mitchell being traded to the Los Angeles Kings, his dream of playing for the Stanley Cup may just come to fruition at this rate.  The Kings are obviously looking to bolster their depth and maybe, just maybe, there is […]

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State Of The Franchise Address: Canadiens Questionable Start

State Of The Franchise Address: Canadiens Questionable Start

My fellow observers,   It has come to the attention of many that the Canadiens 2017-18 season thus far has been a tumultuous one.  Losses, many undeserved but others earned; victories, narrow in measure and grand in doing little more than raising additional questions.  What we have here is failure to sustain a franchise’s strengths […]

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Alex Galchenyuk Contract Extension: 3 More Years Of Affordable Offence

Alex Galchenyuk Contract Extension: 3 More Years Of Affordable Offence

Certainty continues to show more and more of its lovable mug to the Canadiens with the contract extension for Alex Galchenyuk just drying its ink, showing to be for three seasons at an average annual value of $4,900,000.   Before sides can wage any potential war between “he had a great season” versus “and then […]

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Paying The Price: Carey Price Remains With Canadiens Following 8 Year Extension

Paying The Price: Carey Price Remains With Canadiens Following 8 Year Extension

“There’s no better place to play hockey.  I’d be proud to wear a Canadiens jersey until the end of my career.” – Carey Price, hot off signing a hefty contract extension.     That is not a gust of wind going through the city of Montreal today… it is merely the collective sigh of Canadiens fans […]

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Old Buds, New Friends: Byron Froese, Peter Holland Sign With Montreal

Old Buds, New Friends: Byron Froese, Peter Holland Sign With Montreal

Death, taxes and Marc Bergevin finding more fringe 4th line players.  Two guys have found themselves in recent years likely repeating the mantra: “If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em.”   Byron Froese and Peter Holland have done just that.   These guys always seemed to be scratching at the cusp of something.  Granted, they […]

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Burnaby Bruiser: Karl Alzner Bell Centre Bound

Burnaby Bruiser: Karl Alzner Bell Centre Bound

There was a defenceman out there on the free agency market standing 6’3, weighing in at 219 pounds, plays a steady and sensible but outdated style of defence while somewhat lacking mobility and offensive skill.  Who jumped all over him and threw a five year term at him before the market even officially opened? If […]

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David Schlemko On The Go: Canadiens Acquire For Draft Pick

Since entering the league in the 2008-09 season, David Schlemko, upon spending his first few years in Arizona, has found himself on an essential tour of the NHL; going from the desert to Dallas, Calgary, New Jersey, San Jose and then finally finding himself a newly minted member of the Vegas Golden Knights in the […]

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Drouin It Right: Canadiens Acquire Jonathan Drouin For Mikhail Sergachev

Drouin It Right: Canadiens Acquire Jonathan Drouin For Mikhail Sergachev

What if I told you that there was a young, lethally offensively skilled, Quebec born forward with a 20+ goal scoring punch just two years into his NHL career, a proven playoff performer with an edge and that the best from him is yet to come?   …Now what if I told you that he […]

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Habs Headlines: Rock The Sweater, Playoffs, Galchenyuk & More

Habs Headlines: Rock The Sweater, Playoffs, Galchenyuk & More

The boys are back with a redesigned, rebuilt and revamped podcast and a special guest to kick it off. Annakin Slayd joins Sean, Ayan & Patrick for the newly minted and branded Habs Headlines where they discuss predictions and projections for the playoffs, the deployment of Alex Galchenyuk, the updated version of Slayd’s hit single […]

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Behind The CH – Episode 10: Trade Deadline, Plekanec, PK Subban, Claude Julien, More

Behind The CH – Episode 10: Trade Deadline, Plekanec, PK Subban, Claude Julien, More

The Behind The CH boys are at it again covering all subjects Canadiens here in the beginning portion of the stretch drive towards the playoffs. Insight and analysis complete with an additional word from “Marc Bergevin”, “Claude Julien” and “Max Pacioretty” this episode, all from the crew that covers your questions from the always open […]

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How Much Does Chemistry Cost in the NHL?

  How much does chemistry cost in the NHL?   As you all know, you can have top players out on the ice but if they do not have any chemistry, you will not get results. With anywhere from $7.5 to $9.5 million available depending the rosterand IR, the Montreal Canadiens may have to look […]

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