You know who one player from the Habs glorious past that the team could use right about now? Brian Savage.
Okay Brian Savage is hardly the most famous Montreal player in the team's history, but he was always a fast starter. He scored early and often in the opening month of the season, but then tailed off the rest of the year. Thus he was dubbed as hockey's "Mr. October."
Here's the statistical evidence:
Read the full Brian Savage biography here.