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What is a Nokelainen?

What is a Nokelainen?

Apparently a Nokelainen is a player for the Montreal Canadiens, in case you forgot all about him. The Finnish forward has not played a single shift so far this season as he continues to nurse a back injury. The belief was that Petteri would be back by now considering GM Marc Bergevin stated when the […]

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The Ryder-Cole swap: What each will bring to their respective teams — and the Pros and Cons

The Ryder-Cole swap: What each will bring to their respective teams — and the Pros and Cons

  Many were shocked to come home around 6:45 PM and find out that Erik Cole had been traded to the Dallas Stars for former Canadien, Michael Ryder. Immediately everyone was caught with their pants down asked themselves: why was this deal done? “Ryder? The former Hab who should have won the Calder Trophy in […]

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Habs Daily Recap: Valentine’s Day

Habs Daily Recap: Valentine’s Day

The Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning made a goalie swap trade early in the day. The Habs sent Cédrick Desjardins back to a familiar place, their second time trading him to the Bolts. When Desjardins was asked what he thought of the trade: ”It’s a déjà vu. Traded there for the 2nd time!” In exchange for […]

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Desjardins Dealt for Depth, Receive Tokarski

Desjardins Dealt for Depth, Receive Tokarski

For the second time in less than three years, the Montreal Canadiens have dealt Cedrick Desjardins to the Tampa Bay Lightning. Desjardins, 27, has struggled mightily for the Canadiens’ AHL affiliate Hamilton Bulldogs with a record of 7-13-2, GAA of 2.94 and a .905 save percentage.  In return Montreal receives Dustin Tokarski, 23, who has been playing exceptionally well all season […]

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Habs Daily Recap: Feb. 5th

Habs Daily Recap: Feb. 5th

The Montreal Canadiens had practice today ahead of their match up against the Boston Bruins tomorrow. The Bruins will be a tough test  to the Habs, who have had an excellent start to their season in comparison to last year. The Bruins are 2-0-1 on the road so far this season but the Canadiens are […]

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The Wait is Over: Habs Ink Subban

The Wait is Over: Habs Ink Subban

It was a long process, one that was made longer by the lockout. However, it is finally complete and Habs fans can breathe a sigh of relief. This whole ordeal caused a lot of stir throughout media and in conversations face-to-face (yes, people still have those). Fans turned on one other, either in support of […]

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Carey Price Deserves Better Than the Montreal Canadiens

It is needless to say that Carey Price is on a team that simply does not capitalize on his abilities. The Habs are on the verge of missing the playoffs for the third straight year. And while the injuries and bad calls are valid excuses for their current losing streak, there are plenty of errors […]

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