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Olympics From My Perspective

By Matthew Skolnikoff  @mattsko So I thought I’d chime in on a few timely Olympics issues while my now two different half-written Habs articles simmer just a little while longer. First, the gays. You know, the one group of people … Continue reading

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Offering The Habs A Helping Hand

By Matthew Skolnikoff (@mattsko on Twitter) So, I was saying to a friend the other day, and I paraphrase myself: “The Habs are having a bi-polar season so far. Spectacular wins and boring but agonizing and agonizingly close losses”. Seven … Continue reading

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Hab a Little Crow Pie

By Matthew Skolnikoff Though there is still healthy skepticism amongst Habs fans that things will play out well to the end there has been a lot to cheer about and lot of factors that are giving us hope. It is … Continue reading

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The Glass is Hab Full

By Matthew Skolnikoff So here we go again! Another season of NHL hockey, this year featuring 40% fewer games. The Habs have gotten off to a mixed start – one craptacular game against the Leafs and two spectacular games (one … Continue reading

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I’ll Never Kick The HABit

So. You may have wondered what I may have been doing while I’ve been AWOL from writing Habs articles for the bestest and gayest hockey site on the entire interent. The short answer is that I’ve been going through the … Continue reading

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Hab A Little Faith

Montreal’s rough ride has been especially hard on its fans. The baggy pants farce that was the Cammalleri trade on Thursday evening, didn’t help. But our Habs man, Matthew Skolnikoff, puts a positive spin on it and gives hope to … Continue reading

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Hab a Seat, This May Take a While

Just in from the Habs Desk, Matt brings us up to speed on his team’s last 8 games, a mixed bag of success and sucksless. Matt is a lumberjack and he’s okay… “I have two jobs which, together, add up … Continue reading

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Bad HABits are Hard to Break

From Down East, Matt files on his boys from the Great White North, as his squad continues to struggle. What’s the fix? Maybe the problem isn’t the guys on the ice, but the man behind the bench? “Most people have … Continue reading

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HAB A Dab A Doo!

Matt is back! And he brings us a great take on the rollercoaster week it’s been for his Habs.  A 5-1 beatdown of the Flyers and two big wins over the B’s will put a bounce in anyone’s step, and … Continue reading

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Bad HABits

It’s been tough sledding skating in the first weeks of the season for the Habs (1-4-1). If it weren’t for the winless Blue Jackets, the Habs would be dead last in the NHL. A spot that doesn’t sit well with either … Continue reading

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