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And a familiar result.
There’s absolutely no doubt that Cole is the leader of this team.
ALWAYS Habs –
So this sets up an upcoming 20th “must win” game in a row, right?
Guys like that are the reason really good players don’t like to play for habs.
Cole and DD both hooked and grabbed multiple times on that rush. The Devils have perfected the art of getting away with that.
Let’s face it…
With possibility 6 exceptions..
This team stinks!
Nice job clearing the front of the net Yannick!!!!!
Barter for Carter…
Oh Boone you fatalist. You posted at the end of 2 that the only thing left was to determine the goal differential for Brodeur’s shutout. The Habs bag one and you’re full of excitement. The Devils get it back, and you’re bag to the sackcloth-and-ashes routine.
—Hope Springs Eternal—
so much for the shutdown line.
“Hey Richard, two minutes for looking so good!”
why is it such an issue to get the puck out for this team, esp in the 3rd period. That one is all on Pleks
ive been saying it all year, pleks is terrible we need to try to get rid of him and his awful contract, yet everybody loves pleks
President of the Scott Gomez Fan Club
(I support Scott Gomez)
Your tag line negates any credibility your comments may have.
I remember Dec. 31, 1975
Hey, at least there’s a comma in that post.
Last night in Vancouver, one of the Leafs players flubbed the most basic clearance you can. I, and everyone else I know, was making fun of me. Have to add Pleks to the list now. He had the puck for a few seconds, waited, waited, and crapped the bed.
You still believe in Price??? …ask Carbo he’ll tell too!
I see you don’t know anything about being a goalie.
2 tips and a perfect screen.
And don’t forget the great performances by the other 20 players tonight for the Habs
…how to get fired and never re-hired?
I’ll be sure to do that.
Your knowledge of goaltending is unparalelled.
Thank heavens. I was worried they were going to come back and win.
let me guess, its not pleks fault, the guys perfect, he is a bust trade him
Don’t know if Pleks is a bust… but he’s been a bust this year. Give it another year,
Could you picture all NHL teams playing this ‘paint drying’
game that the Devils have played for years…shameful but it works….sooo hard to enjoy!
****, another screen shot.
Don’t let the wultures getcha.
ok lets not trade pleks i told u, u guys are clueless
If Cole is gone for an extended period, are we going to see 8 d-men?
McGuire for GM!
Roy for Coach!
Sh*t for Brains!
Why does this team take 40 minutes to show up?????
Keep the pedal down guys!
Max Pacioretty is really becoming the player we all hoped he would be, I remember at some points people thinking he might be a bust but he’s really coming along.
Really glad he can come back so strong after the injury.
We’ve got them on the back foot!
This is great.
Shame we coudln’t have pulled this out earlier, but I like it now.
What I DON’T like is these F*$&%(#ING commercial breaks that kill the momentum! They’ve GOT to get rid of that.
LOL they will never get rid of commercials r u joking me get up with the times its all about the $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ its not 1940
Between the M and SHIFT button are three of the most popular forms of punctuation.
I agree, can’t live without commercials now. They even change the ads on the boards between periods.
Where was all this skating for 2 periods?
How many shots have we fanned on tonite?
What’s up with Cole?
They say he’s walking very gingerly.
he`s in a cab as we speak
I believe I jinxed the shutout Mr. Boone.
Cole is back
HAS COLE BEEN TRADED
Dude… find some punctuation.
(and some grammar, and some hockey knowledge, and some common sense…)
And another pastime.
Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better.
The rest was implied.. lol. Thanks though
We have a hockey game again now,
“They don’t hang Conference Championship Banners from the rafters here”
Brodeur is beaten….Cole is in the dressing room.
Game on !!!!!!!!
WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO DRIVE FOR THE PLAYOFFS IS BACK ON
We have a pulse.
ok… sorry I have to ask… what’s with “Martin F”?
Knowing English, and how the Devils, Brodeur in particular, have just owned the Habs in recent years … take a guess at the ‘F’ …
love how Zubrus jumps on the bench, like he can hide there..get in the bad dog box…
it’s like a game of keep away. the boys don’t win the 1 on 1’s. No intensity at all – just not on the same page with a much better NJ team.
Puck possession time comparison between the 2 teams would would tell the tale.
even CBC is falling asleep they show the game 10 seconds into the period
Why does every1 like pleks so much and give him a free pass the guy has been awful all year yet every1 gives him praise lol u guys are clueless We MUST trade pleks
Yeah, let’s trade a guy with 12 goals / 41 points and keep a guy with 2 goals / 9 points in the lineup. BOOOO!!
Too bad there isn’t another Scott Gomez out there to trade that slacker Plekanec for eh?
Listen to the Smart Dog. He knows his poop!
Boone needs a triple shot of caffeine
with a double dose of smelling salts to get through this snoozer.
Instead of filing a game report,
perhaps an essay on knitting would be more appropriate.
We baldy need to channel some of that Gary Carter energy.
I don’t understand the complete absence of will in this team. It’s not like the Devils have Scott Stevens playing or Brodeur in his prime for that matter…
I’d put Bourque and White against Clarkson. I’d ask them to go and lay into the guy until he loses it. If that’s the way it has to happen… then let’s make it happen.
Boone: can you tell us now how many shutouts Brodeur has had in Montreal? I am serious. I am sure there will be one more after this snooze-fest is over.
The powerplay remains clueless. That has to be on the coaching staff.
Why remove DD from his line for the first wave only to put him on the second wave with Gomez, another centre and setup man?
Makes no sense.
I’m liking the Bourque for Cammy trade less and less.
That’s the frustrating part about teams swapping one inconsistent player for another. It rarely works for either team.
This is as bad as the 3-0 loss to Washington.
Sunday games in Montreal need to be banned by the Catholic church.
I’d say maybe 80-85% of goals scored on Price is due to a screen/deflection. If he sees it, he will most likely stop it.
Boone: And they wonder why the Devils don’t draw in Newark …
It’s a wonder that the Habs draw in Montreal.
Clueless?? You have been clueless for the past 18 yrs supporting mediocre hockey….you probably believe finishing 8th is a succsessful season…
the ice may be poor but our passes jump over our sticks but the devils handle the passes way better…looks like our 8th s/o coming up..pretty sure we will be in double figures by the time the season is over…
I think Cole is playing hurt you can see he is not himself. What this team needs is that special trainer like Ovie and the Leafs have that did so much good for Tiger. Have to smart like NJ just use it during the big games . Don’t be stupid like the Leafs, you can’t use it all the time . If you use it to much like the Leafs and it slows the muscles and you get the reverse results.
Is this Habs Inside Out or Habs Down and Out??
Big comeback in the third…..3 – 2 Habs!
You heard it here first!
I’m with you!
FIRE GAUTHIER, FIRE GAUTHIER, FIRE GAUTHIER
Rene Bourque is horrible, soft, and is wasting whatever chance we have a=of getting Pleks going. Put him on the fourth line with Gomez and Darche. Play more AK46, Eller, anyone but Gomez and Bourque…..What a joke of GM and Coach we have!
and people were bashing Timo lol… this is very typical of the habs this season… they get assymptotically closer but the second there is a big game they blow it
The 2010-11 Stanley Cup was not won, but given
I’m sick and tired of watching this team this year. I really am. Whenever you think they’ve got it going they put put up a stinker. You think they have become more physical and they play like they’re afraid to take a hit. This is garbage hockey and in your own building. Please, enough with the PG made a good deal for Gill. What’s on the Ice?
“It’s a moo point. Like a cow’s opinion, it doesn’t matter. It’s moo.”
This Devils team is looking exactly like the old Jacques Lemaire-coached Devils teams. Get one goal, keep the opposition to the outside, get another… I hate that team, and I hate Martin Brodeur.
Darche is getting way too much ice time. he works hard, but consistently double shifting him is idiotic. you are playing not to lose. he’s second behind pk for most ice time after 2. ridiculous.
Scumbags. A total no-show.
President of the Scott Gomez Fan Club
You need a subject for your verb.
Or at least an apostrophe
PG please resign Campoli 5 years 20 million the guy is a stud (sarcasm)
You can predict the outcomes of these kind of games. Anytime the Habs have a chance to really make things interesting they come up with a dud. This is game is going according to plan.
I have no frigging clue why Darche gets so much playing time. Cuneny needs to put a 2nd line together that can score goals.
Game over. Brodeur won’t even need to take a shower after the game.
It’s Jersey however, usually games against these guys winds up like this, and it sucks.
If Brodeur was standing on his head (like he usually does) I’d have no problem. But the team hasn’t even shown up. Fighting for your playoff lines and you come out with this crap? Pathetic. Old ass brodeur’s going to get another shutout in possibly his last game at the Bell Centre? I feel ill.
Lots of people on here who are happy that we’re doing so badly are also the same people who were FREAKING OUT this summer when we didn’t throw the kitchen sink at Dustin Penner.
“He went out of the lineup because he was horseshit,” quoth Kings coach Darryl Sutter, discussing Penner being a healthy scratch for 3 games.
Please, please fill us with more of your wisdom, oh knowledgable ones. Tell me again how many Cups we’ll win by losing this game. Please; your insight is boundless.
Good job by the Habs in the second they started to hit these guys. Only way your going to stop a drug laden team is to hit them. NHL is a digrace ,if there was drug testing no way NJ would skate this way. Still NJ gets all the breaks on the two goals. Anyone that thinks NJ can skate this way with out help. I have a lot of cheap land in Flordia to sell you.
Are you on meds? With all due respect, what a loser’s lament — the other team is “cheating.” Puh-leeze.
Now I’ve heard it all.
“It’s not an obsession, It’s a way of life..”
no i think novahab is on to something they should defintley do more drug testing especially on the devils and chara
I just can’t stomach Jeremy Roenick,
That’s the kind of season it has been — late-period goals, third-period collapses. At least no one now will be under any illusions about whether this team deserves to make the playoffs. Montreal is New Jersey’s bitch.
I think I’ll switch to the All Paint Drying Channel
They have a two-hour special on beige tonight.
I just did the same thing,
‘Taupe’, I think they’re calling it, to go for the ‘wow’ factor.
I hate all this sensationalism.
Anyway,we all could have wrote that script well before the game started. Brodeur shutout with a 2-0 or 3-0 score. Goodnight lads!
plecks -2 and now -16…
Fortunately, last game vs Devils for the season.
Bring on the Leafs and Sens.
Yeah, Pleks, you’ll beat Brodeur with a backhand from an impossible angle
Pleks never goes to the net on that play-he might get hit.
Somethings never change crunch games and the softies Price gives up… Do you really want him for the playoffs?
Tank Nation…all aboard!!
It was not a softie, fyi.
How was that a softie???????
Even Atom players know you can’t blame the goalie for a deflection.
Full Breezer 4 Life
This is a great example of the Tank Shop being the Last Chance Saloon of the absolutely clueless.
No softie’s tonight… or for the last number of games.
You don’t know a thing about goal tending, do you?
Bourque is another Pouliot. A cream puff. What happened to all the hitting that we saw against Boston?
final score: 4-0 devils
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