Montreal Canadiens 2015 Free Agent Targets

The Montreal Canadiens head into Wednesday, July 1st with a few pressing needs and little cap space to address them. With Alex Galchenyuk still...

Montreal Canadiens buyout often injured P.A. Parenteau

On Sunday afternoon, the Canadiens announced that they were placing Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau on unconditional waivers with the purpose of buying him out. It may come...

A look at who the Montreal Canadiens could select at 26th Overall

It’s that time of year again. The Stanley cup has just been raised, and 30 teams are back on an even playing field for...

Jeff Petry cashes in, signs 6 year extension with Canadiens

How does the saying go, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure? During a trade deadline where defensemen were highly sought after but few...

Will Lightning Strike Twice for Montreal?

After successful regular seasons from both the Canadiens and Lightning, both clubs look to renew a divisional rivalry that began during last year's playoffs...

Bergevin plays it smart, brings in 3 pieces

Marc Bergevin went into the 2015 trade deadline on March 2nd with a goal in mind. That goal, was to set a price and...

Montreal Canadiens 2015 Trade Deadline Preview

As a lot of writers and bloggers are learning, we really should have written our trade deadline previews for our respective teams a lot...

Canadiens send Sekac to Ducks for Smith-Pelly

Early Tuesday morning, the Canadiens dealt 22 year old left winger Jiri Sekac to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for 22 year old right...

Habs News, Notes and Reflections 2/10/15

The Habs week will consist of games vs Philadelphia, Edmonton and Toronto. All home games. As we have seen, the Canadiens usually play up...

P.K. Subban’s Story

He's won a Norris Trophy, Canadian Gold in the 2014 Olympics and been named to multiple all-star teams. Pernell Karl "P. K." Subban is one...

Phil Kessel And P.K. Subban Are Far From The Problem

I'll start off with this. As a Canadiens fan, there have not been many Leafs that I have feared in the past decade. To...

Montreal Canadiens Contracts

PLAYER POS TEAM AGE YRS DOLLARS AVERAGE FREE AGENT P.K. Subban (2014-2021) D MTL 25 8 $72,000,000 $9,000,000 2022 Carey Price (2012-2017) G MTL 27 6 $39,000,000 $6,500,000 2018 Tomas Plekanec (2010-2015) C MTL 32 6 $30,000,000 $5,000,000 2016 Max Pacioretty (2013-2018) LW MTL 26 6 $27,000,000 $4,500,000 2019 Brendan Gallagher (2015-2020) RW MTL 22 6 $22,500,000 $3,750,000 2021 Andrei Markov (2014-2016) D MTL 36 3 $17,250,000 $5,750,000 2017 Sergei Gonchar (2010-2012) D MTLSigned w/OTT 40 3 $16,500,000 $5,500,000 2013 Alexei Emelin (2014-2017) D MTL 28 4 $16,400,000 $4,100,000 2018 Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau (2012-2015) RW MTLSigned w/COL 31 4 $16,000,000 $4,000,000 2016 David Desharnais (2013-2016) C MTL 28 4 $14,000,000 $3,500,000 2017 Lars Eller (2014-2017) C MTL 25 4 $14,000,000 $3,500,000 2018 Bryan Allen (2012-2014) D MTLSigned w/ANA 34 3 $10,500,000 $3,500,000 2015 Brandon Prust (2012-2015) LW MTL 30 4 $10,000,000 $2,500,000 2016 Sergei Gonchar (2013-2014) D MTLSigned w/DAL 40 2 $10,000,000 $5,000,000 2015 Tom Gilbert (2014-2015) D MTL 31 2 $5,600,000 $2,800,000 2016 Alexei Emelin (2012-2013) D MTL 28 2 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 2014 Alex Galchenyuk (2012-2014) C MTL 20 3 $2,775,000 $925,000 2015 Nathan Beaulieu (2012-2014) D MTL 22 3 $2,775,000 $925,000 2015 Jiri...

A 35 Game Assessment of the Montreal Canadiens Season Thus Far

For a team that has a comfortable gap in the standings, the Montreal Canadiens have been consistently inconsistent through over a third of their...

Brendan Gallagher and the future of the Canadiens

There have been some examples where you can question whether or not a general manager overvalues one of his players and as a result...

Team Systems And How They Affect Results

Take a look at any NHL team. Each team has a specific system designed by the coaches and enacted by the players in order...