Habs Improve to 8-0-1 with Win Over Maple Leafs

The Montreal Canadiens continue to roll and they’re off to another brilliant start, going 8-0-1 after knocking off the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night. Toronto has been in tough against Montreal, having lost 10 straight to their rivals. The Habs got goals from Alex Galchenyuk and Shea Weber, who scored the 2-1 winner onContinue reading “Habs Improve to 8-0-1 with Win Over Maple Leafs”

2016-2017 Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens

The Montreal Canadiens put the wraps on the 2015-2016 season with a 38-38-6 record and set off to fix things. Naturally the injury to goalie Carey Price, which kept him out of all but a dozen games, hurt the Habs’ chances. But it also revealed significant weakness, as no team can rely on one playerContinue reading “2016-2017 Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens”

Yes, It Happened: Subban Traded to Predators for Weber

The Montreal Canadiens have traded defenceman P.K. Subban to the Nashville Predators for defenceman Shea Weber. The deal went down on Wednesday. This is one of those rare player-for-player blockbuster deals and there were some rumblings of the Habs trying to move their top blueliner, but the trade is kind of hard to take onContinue reading “Yes, It Happened: Subban Traded to Predators for Weber”

Weber Named Nashville Captain

It wasn’t an announcement that came with the egotistical fanfare of the LeBron James revelation, but the Nashville Predators have named defenceman Shea Weber as team captain. Weber will be the fifth captain in the team’s history. He’s also the first captain to be drafted by the Predators, so he’s a nice fit for theContinue reading “Weber Named Nashville Captain”