Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports
The Canadiens begin their western roadtrip tonight with the first of two back-to-back games - and western folks, who didn't get to see the Habs in the lockout-shortened season earlier this year, are pretty pleased
(raises hand). And Briere still can't stop talking about how happy he is to be sporting the CH.
is going to be back in the lineup tonight
for the Habs at Calgary. He's had eight days off since his wrist injury, and only missed one game. For once, the powers that make up the NHL schedule have had some thoughtful foresight, benefitting Habs fans bemoaning the wait time between games (raises hand).
Around the NHL
Leading up to New Jersey's much-anticipated visit to Vancouver, the Canucks
' own @strombone1
was in usual fine form on Twitter and having fun with his old teammate
. P.S. Those t-shirts are prohibitively expensive at Universal Studios in Florida. Which is probably where Lu picked them up.
More from Eyes On The Prize: