Author Archives: Lint07

The ROOKIE RACE

With recent developments with both Evgeni Malkin’s defection and Kessel’s signing in Boston we are forced to take a second look at the Calder trophy standings for this year.

Who are the contenders? Is there anyone who can beat Malkin’s early and higly touted shoe-in for the award?

Evgeni Malkin in Los Angeles

TSN is reporting that JP Barry and Evgeni Malkin have been together since the beginning of his dissapearance in Finland. On Wednesday Malkin received a US visa from the embassy in Helsinki and a few hours later were in route to the US.

UPDATE to the Malkin Rumor

Here’s more from Eklund on this crazy rumor… (The only reason I’m posting this is because he was one if not the only guy who had rumored Samsonov signing to Montreal)

Moran Going to Anaheim

According to Sportsnet unrestricted free-agent defensman Ian Moran has signed a one-year deal with the Anaheim Ducks. Moran recorded 2 points in 12 games for the Boston Bruins last year.

Dumont dying to be a Hab?

On 110% tv show last wednesday… Commentary from Michel Villeneuve:

“I spoke with JP Dumont’s Agent today. He told me that JP asked him not to call him during the week-end because of the death of his grand-dad. “NO CALL! Except If MONTREAL calls, call me right after!”