Flyers Drop Canadiens

The Philadelphia Flyers will face off against the Chicago Blackhawks in the Stanley Cup Finals. The Flyers bumped off the feisty Montreal Canadiens in five games, finishing them off in style with a 4-2 victory on Monday night. The Habs were climbing uphill throughout the whole playoffs, bumping off the Washington Capitals and the PittsburghContinue reading “Flyers Drop Canadiens”

Sharks and Habs in Trouble

As the NHL’s post-season rolls closer and closer to its finale, it looks like the San Jose Sharks and Montreal Canadiens could find themselves on the outside looking in. Both teams are one game away from elimination after action on Saturday and both teams have barely shown up to play thus far. That’s not toContinue reading “Sharks and Habs in Trouble”

Markov Out Six Months

Montreal Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov won’t be able bail his team out of trouble any time soon. The club announced on Wednesday that he underwent successful knee surgery, which is the good news. The bad news for Habs fans is that one of the team’s top defenders will be missing six months of action. MarkovContinue reading “Markov Out Six Months”

Habs Shut Out – Again

The Montreal Canadiens looked slightly better in their Tuesday night effort against the Philadelphia Flyers, but they were still unable to crack Michael Leighton and wound up being shut out again 3-0 to go down two games in the series. As of now, the Eastern Conference Final looks like a shockingly one-sided series. Leighton madeContinue reading “Habs Shut Out – Again”

Playoff Matchups – Eastern Conference Finals

Here is your Eastern Conference Final matchup: Philadelphia Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens: It is a series that could not be a more direct contrast to the series in the Western Conference Finals. Out West, the two top seeds are meeting in a decisive series. Out East, however, it’s the two lowest seeds and that makesContinue reading “Playoff Matchups – Eastern Conference Finals”