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Tomas Plekanec to Captain Czech Republic at World Cup

Montreal Canadiens star forward Tomas Plekanec will captain Team Czech Republic at the upcoming World Cup of Hockey, as reported by different media outlets as hokej.cz and nhl.com. The Czech-native isn’t new to this kind of responsibility on the international stage, having captained the team on multiple occasions, most notably at the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. He also...
Via The Hockey Writers
18 hours ago

Tuesday Habs Headlines: Teammates join Will Bitten in requesting trade from the Flint Firebirds

Will Bitten is not alone in wanting out of Flint, Tomas Plekanec gets the captaincy for the Czech Republic at the World cup, and more. Montreal Canadiens news and notes Tomas Plekanec will once again don the C representing Czech Republic at the World Cup of Hockey [Sportsnet] John Lu sat in with TSN 690 yesterday to talk Habs and the World Cup - and, surprise! All eyes...
Via Eyes On The Prize
21 hours ago

Czech Republic picks Tomas Plekanec as captain for World Cup

NEW YORK (AP) Tomas Plekanec has been chosen captain of the Czech Republic's team for the World Cup of Hockey. Plekanec was Czech captain at the 2014 Sochi Olympics and the 2012 and 2016 world hockey championships. He has been the Montreal Canadiens' alternate captain for the past two seasons. The 33-year-old center has 216 goals and 337 assists in 843 NHL games. He has 25 goals...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tomas Plekanec named Czech captain for World Cup

It is his third straight major tournament as captain Montreal Canadiens forward Tomas Plekanec was officially named as captain for the Czech Republic’s entry for the World Cup of Hockey this morning. Tomas Plekanec sera le capitaine de la République tchèque à la prochaine Coupe du monde de Toronto.— J-F Chaumont (@JFChaumontJDM) August 29, 2016 This should no...
Via Eyes On The Prize
1 day ago

Plekanec helps Canadiens end skid with 5-1 win over Oilers

MONTREAL (AP) Tomas Plekanec had a goal and three assists, helping the Montreal Canadiens end a four-game losing streak with a 5-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday. Brendan Gallagher and P.K. Subban each had a goal and an assist, while Lars Eller also scored as Montreal posted just its sixth win in 26 games since Dec. 3. The Canadiens beat the Oilers for the first time...
Via Associated Press
February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Habs are determined to show they can win without Carey Price

Being on a roster with one of the best netminders in the world arguably gives a team a sense of confidence and invincibility.But the Montreal Canadiens (11-2-0) are insistent that they are a team made up of more than just fancy goaltending.The Habs will be without juggernaut Carey Price for at least a week after the starter sustained a lower body injury against the Edmonton Oilers...
Via Yardbarker
November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Tomas Plekanec’s Scoring Drought Allowed for Montreal’s Early Exit

Tomas Plekanec of the Montreal Canadiens controls the puck while being challenged by Victor Hedman of the Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL game at the Bell Centre on March 10, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Francois Lacasse/Getty Images)   The Montreal Canadiens’ comeback hopes were dashed in a 4-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning as the latter emerged as victors of...
Via The Sports Journal
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Tomas Plekanec Embellishment Penalty Leads To Rangers Goal

Montreal Canadiens forward Tomas Plekanec has embellished to try to draw penalties several times in the Eastern Conference finals against the New York Rangers, and he was successful in Game 4. The veteran center tried to draw another penalty in Tuesday night’s Game 5 at the Bell Centre by making it look like he was hit in the face with a high stick when it was his chest area...
Via NESN.com
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Tomas Plekanec Fakes Out Radko Gudas, Scores Pretty Goal (GIF)

Tomas Plekanec is one of the NHL’s most underrated players, and in Wednesday night’s Game 1 against the Tampa Bay Lightning, the Montreal Canadiens’ center scored an amazing goal. As Plekanec entered the attacking zone, he faked a slap shot and got Lightning defenseman Radko Gudas to fall for it and embarrassingly tumble to the ice. The Canadiens forward skated toward the...
Via NESN.com
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Tomas Plekanec Goal From Tough Angle Starts Canadiens’ Comeback (Video)

The Canadiens were trailing 1-0 after the first period in Thursday night’s game against the rival Bruins in Montreal, but they fought back and earned a 2-1 victory with two second-period goals. The Montreal comeback started with a goal from center Tomas Plekanec at the left faceoff circle that beat Boston goaltender Tuukka Rask from a tough angle. With under three minutes to...
Via NESN.com
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss
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