Last Wednesday, the Montreal Canadiens opened up their pre-season schedule as the Boston Bruins were in town for a visit. Seeing as the Habs organization traded away Jaroslav Halak in the off-season and acquired Alex Auld to clearly be Price’s backup, there is no argument in Montreal with regards as to who will be the number one goaltender in Montreal this season, it will be Carey Price. Continue reading
There were many who made mistakes in Wednesday night’s first exhibition game between the Montreal Canadiens and the Boston Bruins (read game review here). The usually-flawless Bell Centre game-day production team allowed Charles Prevost-Linton to sing the anthems with a faulty mic. Stephane Auger and Greg Kimmerly blew a call that resulted in Andrew Conboy going to the box for being a victim. Continue reading
AllHabs.net was offline for a brief time in the wee hours of Friday morning. At the same time, there was a major blackout in Provo, Utah. Logic dictates that since the home of Brigham Young University is the location for our service provider, the power outage was to blame for the disruption to our readers.
I’m not buying it. I blame Pauline Marois. Continue reading
Following the “The MSM Doth Protest Too Much, Methinks” and its companion piece, “MSM and New Media, Next Steps”, we seemed to be making some progress. There were open discussions, an airing of views and, dare I say, a beginning of a better understanding of issues on both sides. There even seemed to be some enthusiasm for my proposal of a media summit.
It wasn’t exactly the Treaty of Versailles but it was an improvement on tensions that have been described as the battle between the mainstream media (MSM) and bloggers. Continue reading
…very little has been said about the man who will second Carey Price between the pipes, that man being Alex Auld. Sure we’ve been told he’s a journeyman, a “for sure” number two, a goalie who leaves no doubt in the eyes of anyone that he will not be able to challenge Carey Price for the number one position, but who exactly is Alex Auld and what has be done so far in his career? Continue reading