I love my job

And I love living in Moscow on the St. Lawrence.

Highlight of a so-so hockey game:

After grabbing a few quotes in the room, 
François Gagnon of La Presse and I headed back upstairs to the pressbox. We got on the elevato

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About last night …

Truncated edition today, for the good and simple reason that I don't know what the heck to make of that game.

Late-game and OT heroics notwihstanding, it wasn't a

Another mockumentary

This one's an "exposé" on Daniel  Brière.

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vt2AAenVpKg

Weird game … but, in the end, wonderful

"I talked to the Philadelphia announcer," said Pierre Houde of RDS, "and he said the same thing: very weird game to call. Up and down."

"Weird game for us,"

Hard-hitting sports journalism

And you thought there were no ties in the playoffs.

At Guy Carbonneau's morning press briefing, the first three questions were about his lucky Hermès.

Once things got a bit

The good old days

Thanks to frequent poster Sidhu for this YouTube link to the classic pre-game brawl between the Canadiens and Flyers in 1987.

It started when Claude Lemieux, as was his

From the Bell

We've had the Alex Kovalev therapy day, the Billy Joel sound check and we're (almost) ready for more hockey.

With ice unavailable at the Bell Centre, Canadiens practiced in

Price-less Calder field

Something else for Don Cherry to rant about.

Carey Price is not a Calder Trophy finalist.

The three, named today, are all forwards: Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews and Nicklas Backstrom.

Unlike

Flyers’ strategy

Tim Panaccio of the Philadelphia Inquirer looks ahead to the Flyers series against Canadiens.

Philly coach John Stevens told Panaccio he'd be studying tape of the Boston

Canadiens vs. Flyers

Boston ... only more so.

Martin Biron better than Tim Thomas.

Deadly power play.

But the D is slow.

Danny Brière: Let the booing begin.

Should be fun.