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TSN, Subban Seeks $8.5M in Arbitration, Habs Offer $5.25M

#494499967 / gettyimages.comI have been following this story with great interest, I actually can't believe that Subban is locked up with a long term deal, already. I think it’s insulting that the Habs want to play their former Norris Trophy winner 5.25 million a year. Talk about being low balled. In my opinion, Subban is definitely worth 8 million a year, if not 10 million...
Via Goon's World
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

P.K. Subban, Montreal Canadiens: Just Another Case of High Quality Talent, Low Quality Payroll

  By David Malinowski (@dmmm14) The Montreal Canadiens have been down this road before. P.K. Subban, their all-world blue liner is in need of a new contract, and while his asking price is a pretty reasonable $8.5 million cap hit- a bargain for a franchise cornerstone in today’s market- the Canadiens want to start negotiations at $5.25 million. That’s a problem, considering Subban’s...
Via The Hockey Guys
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Hires Rangers Assistant Coach Lacroix

Today, the Montreal Canadiens have announced that they have hired Rangers assistant coach Dan Lacroix. Lacroix, who is a Montreal native, fills the vacancy on Michel Therrien’s coaching staff after assistant coach Gerard Gallant was hired as the Florida Panthers’ new head coach. The 45-year old served as Alain Vigneault’s “eye in the sky” last season as he spent games...
Via NY Rangers Blog
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens Injury Update: Montreal prospect Tim Bozon recovering after meningitis scare

Montreal Canadiens prospect Tim Bozon is set to play tomorrow in an "Under-23" tornament in the Czech Republic, says Mike Halford of NBC Sports. Bozon has been placed in a medically-induced coma in March, as a form of treatment for Meningitis. According to James O'Brien, he had been in critical condition. #138896403 / gettyimages.comBozon, 20, experienced serious drawbacks...
Via Sports Injury Alert
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens Rumors: Subban, Montreal $3.25M Apart

P.K. Subban wants to be paid like he's an elite defenseman. Montreal is hoping to save as much as they can against the cap.#451600492 / gettyimages.comFrom Ken Campbell of The Hockey News,P.K. Subban seeking $8.5 million in arbitration and the Canadiens are seeking $5.25 million on a one-year deal.— Ken Campbell (@THNKenCampbell) July 30, 2014Habs elected for one-year award...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brad Marchand hates Tomas Plekanec

Brad Marchand isn’t a very big fan of Tomas Plekanec. When Marchand was asked which NHL player irritates him the most, he quickly responded with the name of the Montreal forward.  Via CSNNE.com, here is Marchand’s full answer: “There are a few guys out there that really irritate. Tomas Plekanec from Montreal…I hate him. I can’t stand him. No, I probably shouldn’t say...
Via Bloguin Best
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brad Marchand hates Tomas Plekanec

Brad Marchand isn’t a very big fan of Tomas Plekanec. When Marchand was asked which NHL player irritates him the most, he quickly responded with the name of the Montreal forward.  Via CSNNE.com, here is Marchand’s full answer: “There are a few guys out there that really irritate. Tomas Plekanec from Montreal…I hate him. I can’t stand him. No, I probably shouldn’t say...
Via Puck Drunk Love
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brad Marchand says he "hates," no..."dislikes" Montreal's Tomas Plekanec

Amid constant speculation of a trade throughout this off-season, it seems the rumors have done little to quell the agitating spirit of B's winger Brad Marchand.Take a seat: Marshy "dislikes" Plekanec (via zimbio.com) Speaking at the 2014 Phoenix House Champs for Change in his hometown of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Marchand was posed a question, asking him to name which...
Via BruinsLife
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

P.K. Subban Offers Intelligent Take On Hockey’s Future

Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban offered up a very intelligent take about how the cost of hockey makes it more difficult for more people to play and is the reason that it isn’t as popular. There’s a reason why soccer is the most popular sport in the world, and it’s because it’s cheap to play […] The post P.K. Subban Offers Intelligent Take On Hockey’s Future...
Via Diehardsport
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rangers lose Assistant Coach Dan Lacroix to Montreal

The Montreal Canadiens have hired Rangers Assistant Coach Dan Lacroix to their coaching staff. Lacroix joined the Rangers last summer, watching games from the press box to give coach Alain Vigneault the “eye in the sky” view. Lacroix’s depature leaves Scott Arniel, Ulf Samuelsson, and Benoit Allaire as the coaching staff under AV. The post Rangers lose Assistant Coach Dan Lacroix...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Montreal Canadiens Have Hired Rob Ramage As Player Development Coach

MONTRÉAL – Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin, announced Wednesday the appointment of Rob Ramage as player development coach with the Club. “We welcome Rob Ramage as part of our hockey personnel. Rob is a dedicated and competent hockey person who will contribute to our player development group. Our entire organization, and particularly our young defensemen will...
Via Kukla's Korner
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

P.K. Subban Asking For $8.5M In Arbitration

P.K. Subban seeking $8.5 million in arbitration and the Canadiens are seeking $5.25 million on a one-year deal. — Ken Campbell (@THNKenCampbell) July 30, 2014   Habs elected for one-year award for Subban because they can take him to arb next summer. Also can negotiate new deal earlier on one year. — Ken Campbell (@THNKenCampbell) July 30, 2014
Via Kukla's Korner
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: P.K. Subban Seeking $8.5M In Arbitration, Canadiens Seeking $5.25M

The Montreal Canadiens and defenseman P.K. Subban are far apart in their quest to settle on a contract before the two sides go to an arbitration hearing on Friday. The Hockey News’ Ken Campbell reported Wednesday what each side is seeking. P.K. Subban seeking $8.5 million in arbitration and the Canadiens are seeking $5.25 million on a one-year deal.— Ken Campbell (@THNKenCampbell...
Via NESN.com
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brad Marchand On Tomas Plekanec: ‘I Hate Him…I Can’t Stand Him’ (Video)

Brad Marchand’s style of play as an agitator and someone who constantly gets under the opponent’s skin makes him difficult to play against. The Boston Bruins winger was in his home province of Nova Scotia on Tuesday night and attended the 2014 Phoenix House Champs for Change dinner. He fielded some questions, and one of them asked him to answer which players in the NHL irritate...
Via NESN.com
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brad Marchand On Tomas Plekanec

from Joe Haggerty of CSNNE, Canadiens center Tomas Plekanec isn’t very well-liked or well-respected within the B’s dressing room, and a national hockey audience got a taste of why when he repeatedly snapped his head back in embellishment during phantom high stick encounters against the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference Finals. The blatant play-acting even spawned...
Via Kukla's Korner
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video- P.K. Subban Talks About Meeting Magic Johnson

via Sportsnet,  
Via Kukla's Korner
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens Hit The Links

The film Happy Gilmore brought two opposite sports together, hockey and golf, that no one saw coming but turns out a few of the Montreal Canadiens think that they do go together. Take a look at a few Canadiens and alumni hit the links at the 2014 RBC Canadian Open. The post Montreal Canadiens Hit The Links appeared first on Beyond The Benches.
Via Beyond The Benches
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Canadiens News: PK Subban wants to ʺbe a liferʺ

During an interview with Breakfast Television, Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban said he wants to remain in Montreal for the rest of his career. #494501227 / gettyimages.comSubban is a arbitration-eligible restricted free agent coming off a two-year $5.75M contract that was signed six games into the truncated 2012-2013 season. Now, the wait is on again for Habs fans. However...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
1 day ago  |  Discuss

P.K. Subban drinks beer from Stanley Cup with Seth Rogen

P.K. Subban has yet to lead the Montreal Canadiens to the Stanley Cup. But he's led Seth Rogen to the Stanley Cup, through the siren’s song of Canadian beer. Rogen’s “Hilarity For Charity,” which seeks to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease, was in Montreal as a part of the Just For Laughs festival, holding a late-night gala. On Saturday night, Rogen hit the stage...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Subban, Remains unsigned

#494499443 / gettyimages.comP.K. Subban is still a restricted free agent without a contract. The Hab’s defenseman isn’t saying anything about his contract negotiations either. This is probably a smart move. “I’ll answer one question about the negotiation,” Subban told a media scrum at Royal Montreal Golf Club.“It’s been kept pretty quiet the whole time and it’s going...
Via Goon's World
2 days ago  |  Discuss

P.K. Subban Drinks From Stanley Cup With Comedian Seth Rogen (Video)

P.K. Subban may have upset the hockey gods. One of the most important unwritten rules in hockey is to not touch the Stanley Cup until you win it. The Montreal Canadiens defenseman took it a step further and drank from it with Seth Rogen during the comedian’s “Hilarity for Charity” gala in Montreal which helped raise awareness for Alzheimer’s. Let’s be fair, though. Subban...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

P.K. Subban Drinks Beer From Stanley Cup With Seth Rogen

Seth Rogen’s “Hilarity for Charity,” which helps to raise money for Alzheimer’s disease, was in Montreal as part of the Just For Laughs festival. Rogen wanted to check drinking out of the Cup off of his bucket list and so he managed to do that, thanks to P.K. Subban and two pitchers of beer (drinking […] The post P.K. Subban Drinks Beer From Stanley Cup With Seth Rogen...
Via Diehardsport
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Why P.K. Subban Should be the Next Canadiens’ Captain

photo credit: bridgetds via photopin cc NHL- After deciding not to sign Brian Gionta, the Montreal Canadiens have been left without a captain. I am going to breakdown to you why P.K. Subban should wear the “C”. Subban shows up to play every night, and puts up big, important minutes for the team. Alongside goaltender, Carey Price, Subban is without a doubt the face of the franchise...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Subban wants to 'be a lifer' with Canadiens

Defenseman P.K. Subban reiterated that he intends to sign with the Montreal Canadiens long term as his arbitration hearing approaches. "Obviously I remain adamant on remaining in Montreal and being a Montreal Canadien, and not just for a long time but hopefully for the rest of my career, and be a lifer there," Subban told Breakfast Television in Toronto earlier this week...
Via Hockey Fan Land
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Subban wants to 'be a lifer' with Canadiens

Defenseman P.K. Subban reiterated that he intends to sign with the Montreal Canadiens long term as his arbitration hearing approaches. "Obviously I remain adamant on remaining in Montreal and being a Montreal Canadien, and not just for a long time but hopefully for the rest of my career, and be a lifer there," Subban told Breakfast Television in Toronto earlier this week...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss
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