Canadiens: Montreal Wins Game Five, Stays Alive Against Flyers

On a night where the Carolina Hurricanes and Arizona Coyotes were eliminated from the playoffs, the Montreal Canadiens fought for their lives against the Philadelphia Flyers and won. The Habs defeated the Flyers 5-3 in Game Five of their first-round playoff series, forcing Game Six for Friday at Scotiabank Arena. Of all the stories inContinue reading “Canadiens: Montreal Wins Game Five, Stays Alive Against Flyers”

2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Philadelphia Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens

After dispatching the Pittsburgh Penguins in four games in the Qualifying Round, the Montreal Canadiens are ready to take on the Philadelphia Flyers. The Habs are hoping to play spoiler and they’ve got to be embracing the underdog role. Montreal has done the upset thing before, notably in 2010 against the Washington Capitals and PenguinsContinue reading “2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Philadelphia Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Philadelphia Flyers

After failing to qualify for the playoffs for the second time in the last three seasons, the Philadelphia Flyers had to make changes. Enter head coach Alain Vigneault, who took over the gig after Scott Gordon took over the gig from Dave Haktstol. Gordon will return to coach Lehigh Valley in the AHL. The FlyersContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Philadelphia Flyers”

What Went Wrong: Washington Capitals

The Washington Capitals took to the 2018-2019 season as the defending Stanley Cup champions and, despite this, they had everything to prove. While they’d partied pretty much all summer and enjoyed every drop of celebration after their big win, it was back to work for the new season and that meant adjusting to new expectations.Continue reading “What Went Wrong: Washington Capitals”

Playoff Preview: Carolina Hurricanes vs. Washington Capitals

The Washington Capitals are on their way to defend their Stanley Cup title and the first stop is against the Carolina Hurricanes. The defending champs enter first in the Metropolitan Division, while the Hurricanes are locked in the first wild card spot in the Eastern Conference. This marks the first playoff berth for Carolina sinceContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Carolina Hurricanes vs. Washington Capitals”