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Montreal's top goal scorer from the past three seasons is off to a promising start, and its Hart and Vezina Trophy-winning goaltender is doing exactly what the team expects. Max Pacioretty and Carey Price have also guided the Canadiens to plenty of recent success against Boston, and winning there Saturday night would send the Bruins to their first 0-2 start in a decade. The Canadiens...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss

New Season, The Old Same Leafs (Brutal Goaltending)

You almost feel sorry for the Toronto Maple Leafs. This is a textbook example of bad goaltending. Former Michigan Wolverine Max Pacioretty handcuffs Jonathan Bernier for a goal. Ironically, this will also go down as the first goal of the 2015-16 season.New season, same old Maple Leafs. For the 2nd straight year the Habs' Max Pacioretty scores the 1st goal of the NHL season &...
Via Goon's World
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Between the Pipes: Ho-Sang sent packing, Pacioretty named captain, New OT format

Hello and welcome to the Saturday edition of Between the Pipes. The 2015-16 NHL season is officially in progress as clubs opened their training camps this week. Let's take a look at a few headlines making the rounds here in the early going. Islanders prospect Joshua Ho-Sang sent back to OHL - [Scott Lewis - Sportsnet] Ho-Sang was sent back to his OHL team, the Niagara IceDogs...
Via Flyerdelphia
20 days ago  |  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
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens name Max Pacioretty captain

MONTREAL (AP) Max Pacioretty was voted captain of the Montreal Canadiens by his teammates, becoming only the third American to take the role with the storied franchise. The 26-year-old former University of Michigan player joins Brian Gionta (2010-14) and Chris Chelios (co-captain with Guy Carbonneau in 1989-90) as the only U.S. captains. Pacioretty is the 29th captain in franchise...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens name Max Pacioretty as captain

The Habs have a brand-new captain at the helm. Max Pacioretty was voted by the players as the 29th captain in team history. He will be the third American captain of the Montreal Canadiens in team history, behind Chris Chelios and Brian Gionta. The Montreal Canadiens went without a captain for the 2014-15 season. The 26-year-old forward is entering his eighth season with the Canadiens...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  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...
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...
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

World’s worst human steals stick away from young fan

Montreal Canadiens fans inside Bell Centre on Tuesday had an overabundance of reasons to be happy as they watched their beloved Habs dispatch the Tampa Bay Lightning with a four-game sweep in the teams’ Eastern Conference Quarterfinals series. But it only took one grown ass man and arguably the world’s worst human being — at […] The post World’s worst human being steals...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Max Pacioretty nets hat trick, gets two penalty shots in same period

Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty had a historic night on Thursday night. Against the Vancouver Canucks he was awarded two penalty shots in two minutes in the second period and became the first player in NHL history to have two penalty shots in one period. He didn’t score on either one, but that didn’t matter, he managed to score a hat trick anyways. [NHL] The post Max...
Via Diehardsport
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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