Drouin The Saviour? Bergevin Makes A Splash

Wow, does Marc Bergevin love making a splash in the off-season. Last year it was the Shea Weber for PK Subban trade that shut down twitter and various hockey forums online, and now he pulls off another blockbuster trade that has the hockey world still buzzing. Last week, the Canadiens acquired Jonathan Drouin, a former…

Where There Is Smoke, There Is Fire – Galchenyuk On The Move?

Alex Galchenyuk, the Canadiens prized 3rd overall selection at the 2012 Entry Draft, the big centre the Habs have been searching for decades, the cornerstone of the Marc Bergevin era in Montreal and the piece that Bergevin would build his team around. Oh how things have changed 5 years later. Galchenyuk is coming off an…

Casualty of Expansion

The NHL is expanding to 31 teams for the 2017-18 season with the inclusion of the Vegas Golden Knights. This will mark the first time since 2000, when the Columbus Blue Jackets and Minnesota Wild were added to the league, that the NHL will hold an expansion draft. Scheduled to play in the recently opened…

It’s On Me… Again, Bergevin On The Hot Seat

If Marc Bergevin and the current Montreal Canadiens’ brass thought they were on the hot seat after the Habs’ first round exit by the New York Rangers, things just heated up a notch last night. PK Subban and the Nashville Predators are reaching the Stanley Cup finals for the first time in franchise history, while…

Habs Depth Chart v2 – Deadline Aftermath

With the deadline done and over with, the Canadiens are poised to enter the playoff with a new added dimension that wasn’t present in past years. It was evident during and leading up to the deadline that Marc Bergevin was looking to add size and grit to his team, despite the dire need for additional scoring.…

Bergevin Adds Grit, Recapping the Habs’ Deadline Moves

The 2017 NHL Trading Deadline has come and gone and in typical norm of the past few seasons, was a major letdown with no blockbuster trades. With the salary cap in place, teams and GM’s around the league have found it harder to complete a trade that would benefit their teams and would also work under their…