Scotty Bowman, who has coached nine Stanley Cup winners in three cities, seems to have taken himself out of the running for the Toronto Maple Leafs’ top job.
Bowman told the Detroit Free Press he’s staying put as a consultant to Red
Let's hope the Sunday brunch menu includes Valium.
It was just one game in a long season, right? But man, did your Montreal Canadiens suck or what?
The Rangers dominated
The Brothers Kostitsyn click on the power play – Andrei to Sergei – to deprive Henrik Lundqvist of a shutout.
Canadiens managed all of 19 shots in their 4-1
Two entries for Bob Gainey's to-do list:
• Sign Mike Komisarek to a contract extension
• Sign Mark Streit before he becomes an unrestricted free agent
Boston tried to run the
Five games against the Bruins this season.
Five Ws, the latest a 5-2 victory that wasn't the laugher the score suggests.
Fresh from the first healthy scratch of his career,
A few short snappers before I dash off to join my mates for the Habs I/O podcast:
• The Flying Frenchman Meets Québécois Quicksand: the Canadiens posterboys, Maxim
Maxim Lapierre set up fellow 20something Guillaume Latendressefor the winner with 1:40 left in OT to beat the stubborn Blackhawks 4-3.
That's 12 – on the way to 20?
Journal de Montréal hockey writer Marc de Foy has issued his first-half grades for the Canadiens.
A+ : Alex Kovalev, Andrei Markov, Roman Hamrlik, Tomas Plekanec, Mike Komisarek
A brief post-mortem today because I'm still reeling from the sudden, if not unexpected, passing of my beloved Pittsburgh Steelers.
Ben Roethlisberger's season is over. Carey Price will soldier
Not with a bang but with an OT winner by Washington defenceman Mike Green.
5-4 Capitals in a ding-dong game in which Canadiens blew a 2-0 lead, then fought