Bad Asset Management Leads to Habs Fall From Grace in 2015/16 by Jamie Gilcig FEB 17, 2016

Bad Asset Management Leads to Habs Fall From Grace in 2015/16 by Jamie Gilcig FEB 17, 2016

Going into this season Habs GM Marc Bergevin made very few impact changes.   Washington for example, clearly saw a need for some secondary scoring support and nabbed TJ Oshie, and Justin Williams. Montreal saw some lottery tickets.    Alex Semin, Zach Kassian, and Tomas Fleischman.     While “Flash” had a good start, as […]

The Price Isn’t Right as Habs Miss Another Chance To Move Past Sens by Jamie Gilcig – April 25, 2015

The Price Isn’t Right as Habs Miss Another Chance To Move Past Sens by Jamie Gilcig – April 25, 2015

CFN – The Habs have gone from being up 3 games to 0 to now seeing a potential upset in the making. Montreal will have two more chances to finish off the Ottawa Senators, but that word “Character” keeps leaking forward. Carey Price had a Hall of Fame regular season, but has certainly not stolen […]

Habs Not Vegan – Put the Bite to Hamburgler – Flames Smoke Canucks by Jamie Gilcig

Habs Not Vegan – Put the Bite to Hamburgler – Flames Smoke Canucks by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – When Habs GM talks about wanting character in his players he wasn’t kidding as the team showed huge character in defeating the Ottawa Senators in game one of their series. Missing was team leader and top scorer Max Pacioretty and Norris candidate PK Subban earned a game misconduct for a clear two handed […]

My Fearless NHL Play Off Predictions for Round One by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 14, 2015 #sens #habs

My Fearless NHL Play Off Predictions for Round One by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 14, 2015  #sens #habs

CFN –  It’s time.  Eight series kick off Wednesday night which will leave eight teams for round two.  Which teams make it will make for some interesting story lines. This year 5 Canadian teams made the final 16, but sadly four of them are playing against each other.   It does seem at times that […]

Will the Ottawa Senators Upset the Montreal Canadians in Round One of the 2014/15 NHL Play Offs by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 13, 2015

Will the Ottawa Senators Upset the Montreal Canadians in Round One of the 2014/15 NHL Play Offs by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 13, 2015

CFN – Sens vs Habs for round one of the play offs. This season it’s great to see so many Canadian teams making the second season, but tragically there are two series that will knock out two of our teams. Montreal, while finishing first is vulnerable. The team nabbed Devante Smith Pelly instead of a […]

Sens Almost in – Leafs Tanking Along – Habs & Jets Win – NHL Thoughts by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 22, 2015

Sens Almost in – Leafs Tanking Along – Habs & Jets Win – NHL Thoughts by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 22, 2015

CFN – The Hamburglar notched another win as Ottawa is becoming one of the few good feeling stories of this 2014/15 NHL Season or as many are staring to call it; “The Year of the Tank”. The Sens are now 1 point behind Boston for the last Wild Card spot and they have one game […]

Ottawa Senator Jared Cowen Records Gordie Howe Hat Trick in Sens 5-3 Loss to Stanley Cup Champ LA Kings – DEC 12, 2014

Ottawa Senator Jared Cowen Records Gordie Howe Hat Trick in Sens 5-3 Loss to Stanley Cup Champ LA Kings – DEC 12, 2014

CFN – Ottawa Senator D man Jared Cowen recorded a very rare Gordie Howe hat trick Thursday night in the team’s 5-3 to Los Angeles. With coach Paul MacLean sacked the put on quite a performance, but the Stanley Cup Champs finished them off. Cowen took on Dwight King early in the second period. Jared […]

Habs Jump to 3-0 Record to Lead NHL – Leafs Fail – NHL Early Season tid bits by Jamie Gilcig

Habs Jump to 3-0 Record to Lead NHL – Leafs Fail – NHL Early Season tid bits by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – Whenever you start a season on the road and snatch 6 points on 3 come back wins you know something special is brewing.  Yes, it’s only three games and the season is long; but all the indicators are looking great.   Montreal’s best are leading the way and Tomas Plekanec, thanks tot he […]

Which Canadian NHL Teams Will Improve in 2014/15? by Jamie Gilcig Habs Leafs Sens

Which Canadian NHL Teams Will Improve in 2014/15?  by Jamie Gilcig  Habs Leafs Sens

CFN-   The Habs ended the pre-season with a trade.   Gone are Carey Price’s best bud Peter Budaj and Patrick Holland for Erik Tangradi.  It’s an interesting move.  With Tangradi already clearing waivers it gives Montreal some back up beef and helps their cap space as Tokarski’s salary was nearly 2/3 less than Budaj. […]