Another day, another prediction: Habs No. 2

According to Hockey, Le Magazine, in its 2008-09 poolers edition, the Canadiens will finish in second spot in the Eastern Conference, behind the Pittsburgh Penguins. That’s a reversal in order from the Hockey News prediction, but still a good si

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Where the Streit has a new name

The Second Coming of a hard-shooting Swiss defenceman?

Montreal Canadiens General Manager Bob Gainey announced today the signing of defenseman Yannick Weber to a three-year contract (2008-09 to 2010-11).

Canadiens on Versus

U.S. fans who get the Versus cable network will get to see the Canadiens three times this season.

The Versus schedule includes the Florida Panthers at the Bell Centre

Prospect watch: Habs deep on defence

Ryan McDonagh. John Mahoney, Gazette file photo  

John McGourty of prepared a report looking at the prospects in the Canadiens system and the conclusion is that there

Hockey News: Habs No. 1 in East

According to RDS, the Hockey News, which last season said the Canadiens would finish 13th in the Eastern Conference, have predicted the Habs will grab top spot in

Happy birthday, Josh Gorges

Want to impress the girls?

Being listed in the Canadiens' media guide adds two inches ... to your height.

The team has Josh Gorges at 6'1". That's an exaggeration, but

Getting younger and richer (updated with NHLPA numbers)

A must-read blog today is Part 1 of James Mirtle's analysis of the NHL's salary structure:

In 2005-06, the average player 25 and under made $865,000, while players

Fournier draws a misconduct

CKAC open-line host Ron Fournier has drawn the ire of the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council.

Nightmare_49 spotted this in the online edition of Broadcaster magazine:

The CBSC concluded that the

Who will it be?

The Canadiens' 2007-'08 pocket schedule featured three players: Christopher Higgins, most prominently, as well as Cristobal Huet and Michael Ryder.

Huet and Ryder are gone.

Higgins is still a Hab,

More fore play from Sundin

An Eklund rumour ... a Sundin sighting ... what was it the Boomtowm Rats sang about Mondays?

This just in from Ornskoldsvik:

Sportsnet caught up Greta Garbo at