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Thank You, Michel Therrien

A note of appreciation for the former coach and his time with the Montreal Canadiens. When Michel Therrien and Marc Bergevin rolled into town in 2012 to return Les Glorieux to their former glory, the endgame was clear: Stanley Cup or bust. From the start, Therrien’s hiring was met with skepticism throughout the fanbase. We’d all lived through Therrien’s previous version of...
Via Eyes On The Prize
3 days ago

WATCH: Pacioretty: Initial reaction, as a player and captain, I felt guilty

Montreal Canadiens captain Max Pacioretty talks about the firing of coach Michel Therrien and how he as a player initially felt responsible.
Via SportsNetCanada
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacioretty Picks Pockets For Hats

Remember how poor Max Pacioretty was playing the first six weeks of the season? Despite the incredible start from the Canadiens, Patches was struggling to find the back of the net, mostly due to his shot rate falling off a cliff. While he's not at his normal levels, he's back over three shots per game and on Tuesday, Patches had a huge night. He scored on all three of his shots...
Via Razzball Hockey
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacioretty gets hat trick to lift Canadiens over Sabres 5-2

MONTREAL (AP) Max Pacioretty scored a hat trick, Carey Price made 37 saves and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 on Tuesday night. David Desharnais and Paul Byron also scored for Montreal. Alexander Radulov and Phillip Danault each had two assists. Dmitry Kulikov and Brian Gionta scored for Buffalo late in the third period, and Robin Lehner stopped 30 shots....
Via Associated Press
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Tortorella blasts Max Pacioretty: 'I need more out of him'

The World Cup of Hockey hasn’t even reached the preliminary stage and USA head coach John Tortorella is already calling out one of his stars. The Columbus Blue Jackets bench boss expressed his unhappiness with Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty. Tortorella spoke to the media, saying Pacioretty needs “to give me a reason to give him more minutes,” while telling reporters...
Via Puck Drunk Love
September 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Pacioretty gets caught on photographer’s lens

Max Pacioretty loved skating in the Winter Classic and even stated that it was the most fun he has ever had playing hockey. That comment aside, there was one moment which fired up Pacioretty as he got caught on a photographer’s lens which was sticking through the glass. Watch the left side of the video: Pacioretty is not too happy with the camera man. pic.twitter.com/tlJDrkBA6c...
Via Puck Drunk Love
January 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Max Pacioretty’s Ability To Anticipate Makes Him Dangerous On Offense (Video)

For the first time in his life, Max Pacioretty is a captain, and he’s certainly earned it. The Canadiens left winger is a key offensive player for Montreal, as he has scored at least 60 points in three of the last four seasons. That means it will be key for the Boston Bruins to find him on defense when the two teams play Saturday. “What Max Pacioretty does so well is he...
Via NESN.com
October 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Marc Bergevin wanted to surprise Max Pacioretty, but went to wrong house

Montreal Canadiens head coach Marc Bergevin wanted to surprise Max Pacioretty with the news that he’d be the new captain of the team. That surprise didn’t go as planned as Bergevin went to the wrong house to deliver the good news. (H/T Eyes on the Prize) The post Marc Bergevin wanted to surprise Max Pacioretty, but went to wrong house appeared first on Puck Drunk Love.
Via Puck Drunk Love
September 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Canadiens’ Max Pacioretty Suffers Knee Injury In Workout, Will Miss 12 Weeks

MONTREAL — Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty has a knee injury and could miss most of the preseason. The Canadiens said on Friday that Pacioretty is expected to need 12 weeks to recover, so he will likely miss a large portion of training camp. Montreal’s first regular-season game is Oct. 7 against the Toronto Maple Leafs. The injury occurred on Thursday during an off-ice workout...
Via NESN.com
July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Max Pacioretty Fools Bruins Fans In Boston By Feeding Them Burgers (Video)

Max Pacioretty shouldn’t have many allies in Boston, but it’s amazing what free burgers can do. The Montreal Canadiens forward apparently has a new McDonald’s burger named after him, and as part of the marketing campaign for that burger, he and Micky D’s hit up the streets of Boston. The thinking, of course, being that if Bruins fans can get enjoy a burger named after a Hab...
Via NESN.com
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

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