Habs’ Fourth Line: Built For The Grind

As if creating the upset of the playoffs wasn’t enough by eliminating the Toronto Maple Leafs after trailing the series 3-1, the Montreal Canadiens are looking at completing the sweep of their series against the Winnipeg Jets tonight. The Canadiens, who have yet to trail in any game in this series, have a 3-0 series lead over the Jets and can sweep the series at home tonight. Led by Carey Price in goal, the veterans of the team are leading the way, with the young guys following suit.

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More Than Experience, It’s The Type of Experience

What a comeback! Or what a horrible choking job! If you listen to the announcers and panelists on Sportsnet and CBC, the Leafs’ lost that series. While they aren’t completely off, they fail miserably as pointing the finger to the true reason: the Montreal Canadiens. Ted Nolan once said that sometimes, we tend to look too deep into what we did wrong instead of looking at what the opponent did right. The Habs had a strategy and they executed it. They made adjustments for game five, six and seven and it paid off. The experience paid off.

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