Stars – Wings V

Afternoon hockey sucks … especially when your team isn’t playing.

It’s an absolutely glorious sunny Saturday morning in Montreal. Forecast calls for clouding over this afternoon, which I’m hoping for so I don’t feel like as much of

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Nice souvenir

Hockey le Magazine has published a 260-page special edition devoted to the Canadiens' season. Highly recommended if you can read French, and worth having regardless just for

Penguins – Flyers IV

Get out the brooms – maybe the ones that weren't used in Dallas last night.

Can the Flyers emulate the Stars by avoiding a sweep?

Do-able ... but not easy.


Red Wings – Stars IV

Will Dallas win one game, just for pride?

REALLY hard to think about hockey today in Montreal. It's hot, temperature in the mid-20s. All the beautiful people are out

Penguins – Flyers III

Bit of a late post because our Gazette boss took the Habs I/O crew – me, Stubbs and Hickey (Mio was MIA), plus photographers and copy editors who

Red Wings – Stars III

Even though I've never been there, I  don't like the city of Dallas.

This admittedly unreasonable antipathy is based on events that transpired in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963.

He likes Mike

Writing in La Presse today, Mathias Brunet heaps praise on Mike Ribeiro.

Brunet says he's been a Ribeiro backer since the early days of the player's career with

Flyers – Penguins II

Setting up the post early today so I can go spend some time with my dear 91-year-old mother.

Mike Ribeiro: Phone home. Whatever she tried to teach you didn't

Stars – Wings II

It's a beautiful spring evening in Montreal – much too nice to be indoors watching a game that does not feature the Canadiens.

When I was a wee lad

Flyers – Penguins I

Same deal as last night: feel free to vent if you're watching the game.

Let's hope the zebras do a better job. Bill McCreary was brutal. The 5-on-3 was