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…

New Sheriff in Town, Habs Replace Therrien with Julien

Ladies and gentleman, dreams do come true! So after 5 years, the Michel Therrien era is finally over in Montreal. I’m not going to hide it, I wasn’t the biggest fan of Michel Therrien. It was nothing against him, I just found the style the Canadiens played under Therrien was far too defensive minded and…

The Time is Now – Who The Habs Should Target At The Deadline

As the NHL trading deadline fast approaches, now less than a month away, many teams and GMs have begun positioning themselves as either buyers or sellers. There’s no doubt, with the Canadiens currently sitting first in the Atlantic Division, that Marc Bergevin and his staff will be looking to add come March 1 at 3:00…

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…