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  • 2007/2008 Eastern Conference Predictions

    The National Hockey League is almost impossible to predict but always fun to try.

    2007-2008 Eastern Conference Predictions

    Devils x New York Rangers
    Senators x Ottawa
    Hurricanes x Florida
    Rangers Pittsburgh
    Sabres New Jersey
    Canadiens Philadelphia
    Panthers Montreal
    Bruins Buffalo

     

    Penguins Tampa Bay
    Lightning Toronto
    Flyers Boston
    Islanders Atlanta
    Thrashers New York Islanders
    Maple Leafs Washington
    Capitals Carolina

    Northeast

    1. Ottawa
    2. Montreal
    3. Buffalo
    4. Toronto
    5. Boston

    Atlantic

    1. NY Rangers
    2. Pittsburgh
    3. New Jersey
    4. Philadelphia
    5. NY Islanders

    Southeast

    1. Florida
    2. Tampa Bay
    3. Atlanta
    4. Washington
    5. Carolina

     

     

     
  • Trimming the Fat

    The Canadiens made their expected cuts today with no major surprises.

    Several Hab prospects have been put on waivers, most notably Yann Danis and JP Cote who will either be claimed by another team or return to the minors.

    Other waived players include Jamie Rivers, Mathieu Biron, Andrew Archer, Jonathan Ferland, Corey Locke, Duncan Milroy and Cory Urquhart.

    The current roster:

    Goalies

    Jaroslav Halak
    Cristobal Huet
    Carey Price

    Defence

    Francis Bouillon
    Patrice Brisebois
    Mathieu Dandenault
    Josh Gorges
    Roman Hamrlik
    Mike Komisarek
    Andrei Markov
    Ryan O’Byrne
    Mark Streit

    Offence

    Steve Bégin
    Kyle Chipchura
    Mikhail Grabovski
    Christopher Higgins
    Saku Koivu
    Andrei Kostitsyn
    Tom Kostopoulos
    Alex Kovalev
    Maxim Lapierre
    Guillaume Latendresse
    Garth Murray
    Tomas Plekanec
    Michael Ryder
    Bryan Smolinski