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Top 30 Prospects: Introduction and Honourable Mentions

Top 30 Prospects: Introduction and Honourable Mentions

This is the first part of my rankings of the top 30 prospects in the Montreal Canadiens organization. This article is a quick introduction to the list, explaining who is eligible and my ranking methodology, as well as beginning the list with honourable mentions. The actually list itself will be broken down into six parts, […]

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Examining the Habs’ 2014 Draft Picks

Examining the Habs’ 2014 Draft Picks

The 2014 NHL Entry Draft just wrapped up, so let’s take a look at this year’s selections. The Habs made six picks this year, kicking it off by selected the gritty and skilled winger, Nikita Scherbak. The Habs traded up for Brett Lernout and took a virtual unknown–Nikolas Koberstein. They closed the draft by taking […]

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NHL Draft: 1st Round Complete

NHL Draft: 1st Round Complete

All information is credited to the NHL Draft Page on NHL.com All pictures is credited to NHL Logos on sportslogos.net 1. Florida Panthers – Aaron Ekblad (Barrie Colts – OHL) Position: Defence Age: 18 Height: 6’4″ Weight: 217lbs 2013-14 Statistics: 53 points in 58 games NHL Central Scouting Ranking: #2 – North American Skaters 2. […]

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Habs Select Nikita Scherbak 26th Overall

Habs Select Nikita Scherbak 26th Overall

With the 26th overall selection in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, the Montreal Canadiens select Nikita Scherbak. Scherbak spent the season with the Saskatoon Blades, racking up 28 goals, 50 assists, and 78 points, in just 65 games. Scherbak led the Blades in points in his rookie season, holding a 35 point led over second […]

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2014 Draft: Potential Mid-to-Later Round Picks (Part 2)

2014 Draft: Potential Mid-to-Later Round Picks (Part 2)

The Montreal Canadiens hold the 26th, 87th (3rd round), 117th (4th round), 125th (5th round), 147th (5th round), 177th (6th round), and the 207th (7th round) overall picks in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, which takes place on June 26th and June 27th. Even though this draft isn’t held in the same regard as last […]

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2014 Draft: Potential Mid-to-Later Round Picks (Part 1)

2014 Draft: Potential Mid-to-Later Round Picks (Part 1)

The Montreal Canadiens hold the 26th, 87th (3rd round), 117th (4th round), 125th (5th round), 147th (5th round), 177th (6th round), and the 207th (7th round) overall picks in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, which takes place on June 26th and June 27th. Even though this draft isn’t held in the same regard as last […]

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2014 Draft: Potential First Round Targets (Part 2)

2014 Draft: Potential First Round Targets (Part 2)

The Montreal Canadiens hold the 26th overall pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, which is under a week away. Even though this draft isn’t held in the regard as last year’s, there are many interesting late first-round players. This is part two of the potential first round targets. I’d recommend checking out Part 1, […]

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2014 Draft: Potential First Round Targets (Part 1)

2014 Draft: Potential First Round Targets (Part 1)

The Montreal Canadiens hold the 26th overall pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, which is under a week away. Even though this draft isn’t held in the regard as last year’s, there are many interesting late first-round players. This is part one of the potential first round targets. It will cover Ivan Barbashev, Conner […]

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Prospect Update: WC Takes Centre Stage (May 12-18)

Prospect Update: WC Takes Centre Stage (May 12-18)

  Magnus Nygren and Martin Reway continued to play well, despite being in limited roles, at the 2014 World Hockey Championship. Meanwhile, Michael McCarron and the London Knights returned to action for the 2014 MasterCard Memorial Cup.   WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Magnus Nygren has been logging under ten minutes of ice time for Team Sweden at the […]

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Grégoire’s Outstanding In This Week’s Prospect Update (May 5-11)

Grégoire’s Outstanding In This Week’s Prospect Update (May 5-11)

This week saw Jeremy Grégoire lead the way, posting four terrific games in the QMJHL finals. Meanwhile Magnus Nygren and Martin Reway returned to action this past week, joining their respective countries for the 2014 World Championship.   WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP After losing the SHL finals, Magnus Nygren was back at it this past week with Team Sweden […]

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Oh Baby: Thank You Bob Cole

Ask anyone across Canada over the last half a century to describe hockey, Canada and childhood.  Many answers might come back but only one would be correct to encapsulate a response that everyone could agree with: Saturday night, The Toronto Maple Leafs versus The Montreal Canadiens with Bob Cole in the broadcast booth to sing […]

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