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CAREY PRICE CELEBRATES 23rd BIRTHDAY-Still Negotiating His Contract

Aug 16th, 2010 | By

Today (Tuesday) is Carey Price’s 23rd birthday. While he celebrates near his home in British Columbia, his agent continues what has become a prolonged restricted free agent negotiation with the Canadiens that for a number of reasons has become very complicated. And while the dickering that will inevitably lead to a deal training camp’s opening next month, fans are getting impatient. Some of them have taken to calling Price out for the delay.


Jun 17th, 2010 | By

The Canadiens traded one of their goaltenders today. The question will go up for the next year – “Did they trade the right one?”

Halak was “the man” during the playoffs. If the Canadiens had made it all the way, he probably would have won the Conn Smythe trophy. Price, who is two years younger than Halak and a world away in experience and maturity, has the greater potential. The gamble Pierre Gauthier takes is believing that potential will be realized.

ANOTHER RUMOUR – Canadiens Carey Price for Oilers Dustin Penner

Jun 15th, 2010 | By is promoting a trade between the Canadiens and Edmonton Oilers with Carey Price and forward Dustin Penner as the key components. The Canadiens are desperate for first and second line size. Penner is 6’4” and 245 pounds and was Edmonton’s top scorer last season with 32 goals and 31 assists and was plus-6 with the worst defence in the NHL.


Jun 12th, 2010 | By

There’ll be a lot of these rumours before we reach the first of July. The Ottawa Sun’s Bruce Garrioch, one of the NHL’s most active gossip mongers, writes in Thursday’s paper that Steve Yzerman, in his new role as general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning, is interested in one of the Canadiens goaltenders.

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