Let’s accentuate the positive:
• Canadiens played probably their best first period of the season. And the second wasn’t too shabby either.
• They scored seven goals against a Stanley Cup finalist that had won five of six
It was the best of times: a seemingly insurmountable 7-1 lead after 40 minutes, total domination of an Ottawa team that has kicked Canadiens butt all season.
The Canadiens will retire at least one more number during the team's centennial 2008-'09 season.
Everyone thinks Patrick Roy is a lock.
I respectfully disagree. Roy's latest goon show
It's Easter Sunday, but I'm not going to make any bad resurrection jokes like my friend François Gagnon.
Then again, I didn't pick Canadiens to finish out of the
"I can't tell these things guys."
Saku Koivu was not going to reveal his strategy. Whatever, it worked.
The Captain had just scored the only goal of the shootout, a
Memo to Guy Carbonneau:
Tomorrow night at the Bell Centre, when Canadiens try to sweep the season's series against Boston, keep Mark Streit on defence and dress Steve Bégin.
Alex Kovalev scored twice and added an assist on Andrei Kostitsyn's goal.
Carey Price made 34 saves – many of them spectacular.
And despite losing Mike Komisarek early and being
We know who the starting goaltender will be in Boston.
As to which Canadiens team will show up ... well, we'll see.
Off what we saw at the Bell Centre,
Not the best game of Jaroslav Halak's career.
Not that he got much support. Frustrated for 40 minutes by the master game-planner, St. Louis coach Andy Murray, Canadiens came
Canadiens are alone atop the Northeast Division after Ottawa got stomped 5-1 in Carolina this afternoon.
Former Senator Joe Corvo scored a hat trick and had five shots on