Originally written on Hockey Fan Land  |  Last updated 1/15/15
Tomas Vanek has moved around this season, but he’s brought goals with him everywhere he’s gone. The former Sabre and Islander will be wearing the red, white, and blue for the duration of the season and playoffs, and the Habs couldn’t be happier. The team has won five straight and eight of their last nine while Vanek and his linemates Max Pacioretty and David Desharnais eviscerate teams around the league.Montreal is now sitting second in the Atlantic Division and third in the Eastern Conference. Playing as well as they are, the Canadiens are considered a real threat to win the Stanley Cup. Oddsmakers at Top Bet sportsbook, for example, have Montreal priced at +2,000 to win it all.Vanek has been a big part of the Habs’ current push to the playoffs. After being acquired from the New York Islanders on March 5th, the Austrian winger wasted no time in registering a hat trick on March 18th, on his way to 11 points in his first 12 games with the club.Vanek’s new linemates are benefitting fr...
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