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PLAYERS: Rene Bourque
TEAMS: Calgary Flames
Tweet CALGARY, AB -- While former Flames winger Rene Bourque expressed his disappointment with having to leave Calgary, the Lac La Biche native admitted he was excited about starting the next chapter of his career in...

Bourque's role with Habs

A larger physical presence and salary cap space: The Montreal Canadiens gain both by trading Mike Cammalleri to the Calgary Flames for Rene Bourque."We have a lot of young players who have joined the club like (defenceman Raphael) Diaz, who aren't very big and we felt it was important to get bigger up front," Canadiens GM Pierre Gauthier told the Montreal Gazette. ...

The Drama In Montreal

from bob McKenzie of TSN, I know we are supposed to make instantaneous judgments on winners and losers in big NHL trades, and the Mike Cammalleri-Rene Bourque/Calgary-Montreal transaction certainly qualifies as a big deal. At first blush, not a lot of people seem to like it from the Canadiens’ end because, well, Cammalleri has a degree of star power that Rene Bourque will never...

Cammalleri & Bourque work for both sides

Following Wednesday's practice, Michael Cammalleri was rather candid with his views on the current state of the Montreal Canadiens. Not even three years into a five-year pact, the diminutive winger was clearly frustrated with the team's current 12th place seed as they sat seven points out of a playoff berth.His comments, which were loosely translated from English to French...

Mike Cammalleri traded back to Calgary Flames, Bourque to Habs

Michael Cammalleri has been traded back to the Calgary FlamesIt’s official. Mike Cammalleri has been traded back to the Calgary Flames and Rene Bourque is the newest member of the Montreal Canadiens. After playing the first two periods in Montreal’s game against the Boston Bruins, Cammalleri was apparently told not to come back on the ice and was sent to the team hotel...

Flames’ Make a Splash: Acquire Cammalleri for Bourque

By Ryan Holmer   Courtesy: Wikipedia     It’s amazing how quickly things can change. During the first period of the Flames’ – Ducks’ game, I heard news that Mike Cammalleri had been pulled from Montreal’s game against Boston. Immediately I knew he was traded; the question was where. Numerous sources stated ‘Florida’, ‘Pittsburgh’...

Pick Six: Saturday January 14

Thursday’s Mike Cammalleri/Rene Bourque trade is an interesting deal on many different levels, including from a numbers perspective. Calgary seemed to be the consensus winner of the deal, since the Flames will receive the player who is viewed as more talented. Or is he? Continue reading "Pick Six: Saturday January 14"

A welcome addition

Tweet BROSSARD – The Habs are hoping to see Rene Bourque make a big impact. After hitting the ice for the third period on Thursda...

NHL Odds: Road-Weary Capitals Face New-Look Canadiens

The Eastern Conference standings are slowly starting to broaden, and teams like the Washington Capitals and Montreal Canadiens may find themselves on the outside looking in if they don’t start putting up some extended winning streaks. Get your NHL Stanley Cup futures at Bovada. The two forlorn franchises will meet for the first of four times this season on Wednesday night...

Returns and arrivals

Tweet MONTREAL – Scott Gomez returns and Rene Bourque arrives on the morning of one of the Habs’ most important games ...

Fantasy Hockey ONE (1/13)

  =============================================== FANTASY MINI TRADE IMPACTO: So the 11 games last night did not make the biggest impact necessarily but a trade did.  Michael Cammalleri was sent to the Calgary Flames along with Karri Ramo and a 5th round pick in 2012.  Montreal's return was Rene Bourque, Patrick Holland, and a 2nd round pick in 2013.  It...

Michael Cammalleri traded to Calgary

Tweet PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL –Canadiens acquire forwards Rene Bourque, Patrick Holland and a 2nd-round pick in 2013, in return fo...
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