• Carey Price: He won’t have to stand on his head to beat the Boston Bruins. That will come later, if Canadiens advance. The goaltender will have to be good, if not necessarily great against a team with limited firepower. No softies and n
It could be a night-before-game-day-decision.
Mike Komisarek hopes that when he talks to the doctor, before Canadiens' team meal this evening, he'll be cleared to play in Game 1
The Canadiens' Playoff Guide, hot off the press today, is jam-packed with statistics on the 2007-'08 season.
Here are some that caught my eye:
The power play: First in
Canadiens practice at 4 this afternnoon and then check into a downtown hotel.
In his pre-practice press conference, Guy Carbonneau said he wanted to isolate his players from distractions,
Just a fun stat to peruse while waiting one more sleep for the fun to begin.
I defined a clutch goal as one that put the Canadiens ahead or
May as well just spit it out:
I like the Boston Bruins.
No matter how this series goes, short of Jeremy Reich or Milan Lucic taking out a gun and
Did you hear the one about the Zen master who went up to the Belll Centre hot dog stand and said: "Make me one with everything."
He wasn't sitting
I thought about doing a report card, but that would have necessitated mediocre grades for some players who came up huge when it mattered most.
Like Bryan Smolinski. Probably
Too nice a day in Montreal to spend the afternoon indoors. It's Canadiens-Boston regardless.
Just caught the last 10 minutes, and Pittsburgh did not play with anything resembling urgency.
How do the Canadiens improve on perfection?
That's their challenge when the playoffs begin on Thursday.
They've ended the regular season with three flawless games, in Ottawa and at home