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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defenceman out there on the free agency market standing 6’3, weighing in at 219 pounds, plays a steady and sensible but outdated style of defence while somewhat lacking mobility and offensive skill.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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Norse Code: Canadiens Trade Sven Andrighetto For Andreas Martinsen

Norse Code: Canadiens Trade Sven Andrighetto For Andreas Martinsen

Introducing next in the parade of ultra sized forwards: hailing from Baerum, Norway standing 6’3 tall, weighing in at 220 pounds, Andreas Martinsen.   With a name like that, one can practically envision the battle axe strapped to his back, a shield strapped to one arm and a sword in his free hand with a horned helmet […]

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Canadiens Searching For Crown Trade For King

Canadiens Searching For Crown Trade For King

Of all of the fourth liners that Marc Bergevin has brought in, here comes a 6’4 and 232 pound Saskatchewan boy in Dwight King – former Stanley Cup champion with the Los Angeles Kings.   Enough people have or will make references/jokes to Dwight changing his last name to Hab/Canadien, etc. and quite frankly, this […]

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Canadiens Still Ott To Acquire More: Steve Ott Montreal Bound

Canadiens Still Ott To Acquire More: Steve Ott Montreal Bound

To prepare everyone now for the buzzwords surrounding this deal, long before Marc Bergevin can when he inevitably addresses the media: Steve Ott has grit, “plays the right way”, is a good guy in the locker room, provides a spark for the team, is a leader and has a lot of character.  Are these things […]

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Old Davey, New Davey: Canadiens Trade Desharnais, Acquire Brandon Davidson

Old Davey, New Davey: Canadiens Trade Desharnais, Acquire Brandon Davidson

What if someone told you that the price of a good, young, NHL ready defenceman is… David Desharnais? With the Edmonton Oilers backed into a corner and knowing that they could not protect him from the expansion draft, they took on the contract of someone that will not pose such a problem.  Yes, they took on […]

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Montreal Canadiens: Fourth Line Additions

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin didn’t wait until the trade deadline to revamp and as most seem to agree, upgrade his fourth line. Whether more changes are still to come or not remains to be seen but for now, Bergevin has held true to his word in not trading away any of his valuable […]

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