You really have to hand it to Randy Cunneyworth.
He’s facing his last three games as coach of the Montreal Canadiens: and rather than get all mopey and down in the dumps, Cunneyworth decides to offer the team and its fans a good laugh.
Aaron Palushaj in the shootout?
Because of Alexander Semin’s marksmanship, we’ll never know for sure.
But Paloosh, who warmed the bench for almost 60 minutes of regulation and overtime?
Man, that is the GOLD STANDARD for April Fool’s gags.
And maybe more. After battling to 2-2 in regulation, the Canadiens and Caps played through a scoreless overtime period. On to the shootout. Hendricks: Goal. He's 5-for-6 Desharnais: Save Ovechkin: Save Pacioretty: Miss Semin:
The Canadiens are down in Washington, DC tonight to face the Capitals and the home team will get their top centre, Nicklas Backstrom, back in the lineup tonight.
Wonderful find by Habs fan Vassilios Bantourakis: Canadiens great Jean Béliveau, in 1957 just four years into his NHL career, on the American game show To Tell The
Former Habs GM Serge Savard, who team president Goeff Molson asked to help him select a new GM for the Canadiens, spoke with Mitch Melnick, Rod Francis and