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Mayor Denis Coderre tweeted a comment that went something like “so when is David Desharnais going to be sent to Hamilton?” Immediately, Max Paccioretyy chimed in to say that his tweet is inappropriate. Coach Michel Therrien made a similar comment.
The first month of the 2013-2014 NHL season is done with and it didn’t take much for me to burst a brain vessel. And when I say it didn’t take much, I mean it literally in the form of diminutive forward David Desharnais.
Ryan White, the player who managed to start last season as a fan favorite but then became an unwanted player by the fans.
Our friend David E. Stein recently interviewed Francois Allaire about goaltending and the stresses that come with playing such an important position. Among other things, he discusses how difficult playing with a big contract can be, and the expectations therein, as well as what he feels is wrong with Montreal Canadiens’ netminder, Carey Price.
I can’t remember a more confusing and perplexing season when it comes to evaluating the play of the Montreal Canadiens and judging the end results of the season they just had in this 2013 edition of a lockout shortened schedule.
After watching and rewatching Game 3 of the Habs vs. Sens, I am neither disgusted nor ashamed of my Habs for there performance. Yes I can admit that we did get beat in most of the fights and got smoked in the score, but that is going to be just a small bump in the road for the overall playoff picture.
The Habs have now seen this type of total meltdown one too many times since clinching a playoff spot in early April of this shortened season. This is a very worrisome sign for the rest of the series against the Sens, it suggests, the series is pretty much over. Why so ?? Well, you are asking for a massive turnaround in effort and execution to take place. Or even more unlikely, a major letdown by a Sens team growing in confidence with their own play as the series progresses.
The news was not good and the prospects looked super grim for Therrien’s troops heading into Game #2 of the first round playoff series against the boys from Walrus country.
The following blog was submitted by Gerry Goto, one of Montreal Hockey Talk’s most loyal listeners. You can follow Gerry on Twitter @Cain93. Shortly after the cataclysmic events of the […]
The following thoughts are those of Habs’ fan extraordinaire Patrick Scebba, who wanted to get a few thoughts about the NHL lockout off his chest: Fans all over the world […]