Getting know Montreal Canadiens 199th overall selection Cayden Primeau

The Habs made a trade to get a pick in the seventh round, and used it to select a goaltender. The Montreal Canadiens acquired an additional pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, and used pick #199 to choose goaltender Cayden Primeau. He is the son of former NHL star Keith Primeau, opting to choose a career of stopping pucks rather than jamming them in. He is a great athlete, capable...
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53 minutes ago

T-Birds’ Jarret Tyszka taken in fifth round by Montreal Canadiens

Seattle Thunderbirds defenseman Jarret Tyszka was selected in the fifth round, no. 149 overall of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft by the Montreal Canadiens. Tyszka was Montreal’s sixth pick of the draft and the fourth player from the Western Hockey League that the Canadiens selected after Moose Jaw’s Josh Brook (second round, no. 56 overall), Victoria’s Scott Walford (third round...
1 hour ago

Getting to know Montreal Canadiens 149th-overall selection Jarret Tyszka

Tyszka had rankings as high as in the second round The Montreal Canadiens made their second pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, choosing Jarret Tyszka with the #149 pick. Tyszka is a 6’2”, 188-pound left-handed shot on defence and played with the Seattle Thunderbirds of the WHL. He is from Langley, British Columbia. EliteProspects Tyszka is a mobile defenceman who gets a...
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1 hour ago

2017 NHL Entry Draft: The Montreal Canadiens select Jarret Tyszka 149th overall

With their final pick of the draft Montreal chose another defenceman With their final overall pick in the 2017 entry draft, the Montreal Canadiens selected 6’2’’ 209lbs defender Jarret Tyszka from the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League. In 54 games he registered 6 goals and 19 assists while playing primarily on Seattle’s second pairing. He’s an aggressive...
Via Eyes On The Prize
2 hours ago

Canadiens Pick Poehling “Brings Speed and Smarts”

Ryan Poehling may or may not have been the best player available to the Montreal Canadiens at No. 25.  He was just maybe the best player available for the Habs, though. Weak Draft, Strong Selection Ryan Poehling – (Courtesy St. Cloud State) Considering the volatility of this year’s weak Entry Draft, it’s hard to assess just who were the big winners on Friday night. The...
Via The Hockey Writers
5 hours ago

2017 NHL Draft: Canadiens Pick Ryan Poehling #25 Overall

With the 25th Pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft the Montreal Canadiens Have Selected Ryan Poehling From the St. Cloud State Huskies in the NCAA. About Ryan Poehling At 6 foot 2 and 183 pounds Poehling is a big, 17-year-old freshman from St. Cloud State University. Being that young and playing in the NCAA is a rare feat for any player going into his draft year. He’s not necessarily...
Via The Hockey Writers
13 hours ago

Will Canadiens Re-Sign Price?

The Montreal Canadiens have been blessed over the past decade or so to employ the best goaltender, if not the best hockey player on the face of the planet. Carey Price has carried the CH on his back since breaking into the league and has developed into the franchise netminder that every team in the NHL covets. Price is talked about in the same breath as Ken Dryden, Patrick Roy and...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 day ago

Montreal Canadiens trade Nathan Beaulieu

With the NHL expansion of the Golden Knights coming soon, Nathan Beaulieu finds relief among the uncertainty. Beaulieu will now be a Sabre starting in the 2017-2018 season. The 2011 first-round draft pick was traded for a third-round pick by the Sabres. “It definitely took the stress level off me,” Beaulieu said during a conference call Sunday, a day after being traded. “Having...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild have reportedly received 'quality' trade offers for Jonas Brodin and Matt Dumba

The 2017 NHL Expansion Draft is less than a week away and already the league has seen a big trade in Jonathan Drouin as well as a ton of trade rumors surrounding just about every team. With teams expected to make their protected player lists public a few days before the draft, there’s bound to be plenty of action for fans to follow and digest.Now, on to the latest trade rumor!The...
Via The Comeback
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens acquire Jonathan Drouin from Lightning

The NHL offseason was always going to be weird and this one looks like it’s off to a proper start.As the NHL expansion draft for the Vegas Golden Knights looms, the Montreal Canadiens have acquired left wing Jonathan Drouin and a conditional sixth-round pick in 2018 from the Tampa Bay Lightning for defenseman prospect Mikhail Sergachev and a conditional 2018 second-round pick...
Via The Comeback
8 days ago  |  Discuss

The Montreal Canadiens’ Uncertainty with Alex Galchenyuk

The Habs have been struggling to build and rebuild their team for many years. But the most confusing dilemma the franchise has been dealing with is Alex Galchenyuk and his uncertainty. Galchenyuk was third overall in the 2012 draft by the Canadiens and generated excitement to the franchise. But he will be a restricted free agent this summer. This last season was not his best. Having...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

John Scott clarifies his negative comments about PK Subban

With the Nashville Predators in the Stanley Cup Final, their roster of players have become a focal point. And during a recent “ESPN E:60” feature, defenseman P.K. Subban was specifically profiled.The segment touched on everything from Subban’s split with the Montreal Canadiens to his experience as a black player in hockey.It also included its fair share of criticism — specifically...
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens: Former Captain Saku Koivu Inducted Into the IIHF Hall of Fame

On Sunday, May 21 2017, a legend was inducted into the International Ice Hockey Federation Hall of Fame Although Saku Koivu retired from his NHL career as an Anaheim Duck, he left his true hockey legacy behind at Montreal. Koivu was the a part of the Canadiens organization for 13 years, and captain for 10 of those years. He became an iconic figure in the Habs organization, on...
May 21, 2017  |  Discuss

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