Shocking but true, traditional Habs hater Don Cherry has stated he believes the Canadiens can compete for the Eastern Conference title this season.
Cherry credits the Habs chances to the team’s coaching staff, led by Guy Carbonneau and Kirk Muller, as one of the main reason’s for the team’s strong potential.
He also says goaltender Carey Price will be a key piece of the puzzle and likes the acquisition of Robert Lang.
"I don’t see [that] they need anything," Cherry said.
Read his full article here.