Does Nesterov Add Depth Or Make Beaulieu Expendable?

Could the acquisition of former Tampa Bay Lightning’s Nikita Nesterov spell the end of Nathan Beaulieu’s time in Montreal? As news broke of the impending trade during the Canadiens game against the New York Islanders last week, many fans questioned the reasoning behind the deal. With Shea Weber, Andrei Markov, Jeff Petry, Alexei Emelin, Nathan…

Hanzal in Distress? Habs & Coyotes Talking Trade

News broke Wednesday evening via Elliotte Friedman’s 30 Thoughts, that the Canadiens and Phoenix Coyotes have been in talks regarding the potential trade of upcoming UFA Martin Hanzal to the Habs. The asking price? According to Friedman, the Coyotes were asking for former first round draft pick Michael McCarron, a future first round and a…

Trouble in Para-Price

It has been awhile since one has question the ability of Carey Price. And I am not here to question his ability, but lately his play have left many fans with question marks. There’s no doubt that I am one of Price’s biggest supporter and fan. I, like former Habs’ Captain Saku Koivu, do believe that…

Habs Depth Chart v1 – Trade Bait for Deadline

As of today, the Habs sit idly first in the Atlantic Division with a 99.7% chance of making the playoffs. By looking at the current Depth Chart (January 17, 2017), there seems to be a dire need for another top 6 talent, either on the wing or down the middle, and a left defenseman to…

Mid-Season Report Cart – Part 2

Max Pacioretty – It was a rough start to the season for the Captain, struggling to find the back of the net throughout the month of October. Whether it was the micro fracture in his foot or the blame (unwarranted) many fans placed on him for Subban’s departure, Max only had 5 games through the…

Mid-Season Report Card – Part 1

Michel Therrien – What more can you say. I’m far from a Therrien supporter but he just finds ways to win (as long as his number 1 goalie is healthy). His system and style of play isn’t pretty and most of the time it’s a bore. But results speaks volume and the Habs currently sit…

1993 NHL Entry Draft Do Over

It takes hours and hours of hard work from scouts and hockey personnel in preparation of the yearly NHL Entry Draft. Scouts and hockey operation members would travel across the world to view certain 18 year olds that have peaked their interest. What fans sometime forget however, is that as much knowledge and skill to project a players’…