The Olympic break seems to have done a lot of good for the Montreal Canadiens.
Not only did they get their walking wounded back from injuries -- with the exception of Michael Cammalleri and Marc-Andre Bergeron -- but they seem invigorated for the stretch run.
Despite losing to the Sharks the other night the Habs played some great hockey against one of the league's powerhouses. Last night in... Read More »
They say that a loss is a loss no matter how well a team play. On paper there is no question that last night's 3-2 loss to the Sharks hurt the Habs tremendously in the standings. That being said, there were no shortage of positive and encouraging signs for the Habs but unfortunately you don't get points for effort in the NHL.
Both teams had their chances in the first period with Carey Price --... Read More »
A few random thoughts are rattling around my head this Monday morning, as I bask in the everlasting glow of the 2010 Olympics and await tonight's Habs tilt versus the Bruins.
For me, the 2010 Olympic ice hockey tournament was some of the best hockey I have seen in my life.
Exciting, fast-paced competition with shots, hits, incredible passes, highlight reel goals and even better saves. It was... Read More »
As I sit here sipping my third glass of wine and watching Sidney Crosby skate around the ice surface of GM Place waving an oversized Canadian flag from a pole, I am reminded of how proud I am to be Canadian.
The emotion that surrounded Canada's dramatic overtime win today was palpable over the course of the weekend.
Every person I talked to, every store I went into and everything I read was... Read More »
Yesterday's quarterfinal matchup between Canada and Russia had a lot of hype surrounding it. And why not?
Canada versus Russia, where Canada has not beaten the Russians in Olympic competition for 50 years.
Sidney Crosby versus Alex Ovechkin, where the two best players in the world collide after their monumental playoff clash last year.
Canada versus Russia, where both were considered gold... Read More »
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Favorite TeamsMontreal Canadiens
Most Hated TeamsBoston Bruins, although I don't really hate any teams. I'm a fan of hockey in general.
Favorite PlayersCurrent: Alexander Ovechkin, Sidney Crosby, Martin Brodeur.Past: Patrick Roy, Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux.
Most Hated PlayersMilan Lucic - although to be honest, I truly admire his combination of grit, skill and aggression. What an amazing player he is! How good would he look great in a Habs uniform?
Best Hockey MemoriesBeing at the Bell Center the night they retired Patrick Roy's jersey....WOW, what an experience!
As a hockey player, I compare to...A house-leaguer....that is where I played for most of my days!
Favorite HockeyBuzz BloggersEric Engels, Travis Yost, Steve Hindle
Favorite Websiteswww.HabsAddict.com, www.tsn.ca, www.rds.ca, www.montrealcanadiens.com, www.habsinsideout.com, www.hockeybuzz.com, www.hockeysfuture.com, www.spectorshockey.net, www.thehockeynews.com