Canadiens: Montreal Advances, Secures Series Win Against Pittsburgh

The Montreal Canadiens are advancing to the Stanley Cup Playoffs after eliminating the Pittsburgh Penguins in their 2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Qualifying Round series. The Habs took the series-clinching victory on a busy Friday, shutting out the Penguins 2-0 to polish off Game Four of their best-of-five. The contest ran scoreless for the majority, untilContinue reading “Canadiens: Montreal Advances, Secures Series Win Against Pittsburgh”

Canadiens: Suzuki, Fleury are Up, Poehling is Down (For Now)

With rosters set as of 5pm EST Tuesday, the Montreal Canadiens are ready to go. Nick Suzuki and defenceman Cale Fleury made the big club out of camp, while Ryan Poehling was sent down to the Laval Rocket in the American Hockey League. That’s a small letdown for Poehling, but I wouldn’t wager he’ll beContinue reading “Canadiens: Suzuki, Fleury are Up, Poehling is Down (For Now)”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens

The Montreal Canadiens have been steadily improving since making the playoffs in 2016-2017. That may be small comfort considering the fact that they haven’t made it in the last two seasons, but the Habs did finish last season with 96 points – a fair shade above the 71 points they achieved in a lacklustre 2017-2018.Continue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens”