Montreal Forces Game Seven

Led by a brilliant performance by Mike Cammalleri, the Montreal Canadiens have forced a seventh game against the Pittsburgh Penguins by defeating them 4-3 on Monday night. This means that the Penguins will have to try to close out the series at home on Wednesday night, but it also means that the Habs have putContinue reading “Montreal Forces Game Seven”

Staal, Markov Out Indefinitely

The Pittsburgh Penguins and Montreal Canadiens series has taken on a few bumps and bruises already, with both teams losing key players early on. The Habs will be without star defenceman Andrei Markov after he suffered an injury during the first period of the first game of the playoff series. He was hit by MattContinue reading “Staal, Markov Out Indefinitely”

Second Round Playoff Matchups – Eastern Conference

The Eastern Conference has a number of wild possibilities for the post-season and the second round continues those rumblings with gusto. Montreal’s heroic overtaking of the Washington Capitals was one of the big stories from the opening round, but will the Habs and Halak have any gas left in the tank to take on theContinue reading “Second Round Playoff Matchups – Eastern Conference”

Habs Force Game Seven

With the first round winding down and teams like Vancouver, Boston and Chicago advancing recently, the Montreal Canadiens are proving to be a handful for the Washington Capitals. In a thrilling contest, Jaroslav Halak and the Habs took on the Capitals and defeated them by a final score of 4-1 to force a seventh game.Continue reading “Habs Force Game Seven”

Verbal Sparring Sets Tone for Game Three in Montreal

With the series between the Washington Capitals and the Montreal Canadiens moving to the Bell Centre on Monday night, things are heating up just at the right time. The crowd at the Bell Centre is expected to be raucous, to say the least, and the verbal sparring underway off the ice should give the environmentContinue reading “Verbal Sparring Sets Tone for Game Three in Montreal”