Bergevin: Desperate Times Call For Desperate Measures

He felt that his team was ready to take the next step. His very best players, or the highest paid, are getting long in the tooth. Some of his good young players have taken huge strides and there are more quality prospects to come. But the moment to take the next step, in Marc Bergevin‘s mind, was now. Enough with the talks about the goal being to make the playoffs. The Canadiens’ GM speech at the start of the season was clear and the playoffs were expected from him. With the additions and trades he’s completed, most observers around the NHL agreed.

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Shooting Da Breeze – November 2020 Edition – Part 1

Shooting Da Breeze is a collection of random thoughts on a variety of topics, more often than not about the Montreal Canadiens and the NHL, but not always. Exceptionally, we will have two parts in two days for your reading pleasure as there was simply too much material to cover. In the first part of this edition, we will touch on topics such as the most likely new lines and defense pairings, the effect of the new comers on Drouin, the future of Danault and Juulsen, the Habs’ depth at centre and more… Please feel free to share and as usual, comments are always welcome.

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