Pierre-Luc Dubois To Montreal? Don’t Hold Your Breath

In the NHL, there are rumours and then, there are rumours involving the Montreal Canadiens. The later takes a life of its own and it’s no coincidence that the Habs are rumoured in just about everything. For one, players’ agents use the Canadiens as a negotiating method, particularly for free agents. Vincent Lecavalier and Daniel Brière both made a lot of money by “showing interest” in signing in Montreal. Then, some NHL teams like to ‘leak’ Montreal as a team interested, particularly when a French Canadian player is involved, to up the ante from other teams. In the meantime, Habs’ fans get excited, only to be let down in almost every case.

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Habs Lost Simmonds To The Leafs, Yet Come Out Winners!

There’s an old adage which says that “He who laughs last, laughs best!” Remember when Toronto Maple Leafs’ fans were bragging about Wayne Simmonds choosing the Leafs over the Montreal Canadiens? That wasn’t fun for Habs’ fans. It was rather annoying actually. But that’s certainly not the first, nor the last time that the NHL’s two biggest fan bases go at each other. We are doomed to have a lot more of it this season as both teams will be facing each other for a whooping 10 games out of 56 in total! Thankfully for Canadiens’ fans, they have more to brag about than the Maple Leafs’, historically speaking.

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