Best of EOTP

Over the years Eyes on the Prize has had some posts that really struck a cord with readers, but over time, these get lost in the archives. At the suggestion of readers, this new hub has been created to assemble the best articles in the history of the site.
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Habs Legends and History

The myth of Habs' territorial rights

It's been a long lived trope the success of the Montreal Canadiens was due only to them having unfair advantages gifted to them by the league, but it's time to put that myth to rest.

The myth of Habs' territorial rights

It's been a long lived trope the success of the Montreal Canadiens was due only to them having unfair advantages gifted to them by the league, but it's time to put that myth to rest.

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Analysis

P.K. Subban: Elite Defender

P.K. Subban has a lot of critics, people who don't realize just how good he really is. Here's an outline of just where he sits compared to the rest of the league.

P.K. Subban: Elite Defender

P.K. Subban has a lot of critics, people who don't realize just how good he really is. Here's an outline of just where he sits compared to the rest of the league.

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Analysis

Evaluating 10 years of drafting

How good has your favorite NHL team really been in the last decade. An in depth analysis of which team has had the most success.

Evaluating 10 years of drafting

How good has your favorite NHL team really been in the last decade. An in depth analysis of which team has had the most success.

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Analysis

A visual guide to Fenwick

Stats guys are always talking about Fenwick, which is a differential between shot plus missed shots directed at the opposing net, and directed at your net. Why is this statstic important?

A visual guide to Fenwick

Stats guys are always talking about Fenwick, which is a differential between shot plus missed shots directed at the opposing net, and directed at your net. Why is this statstic important?

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Analysis

Why was Price picked over Halak?

Was the choice to keep Carey Price the best one for the Montreal Canadiens? Habs Eyes On The Prize's Chris Boyle gives us five reasons why he was.

Why was Price picked over Halak?

Was the choice to keep Carey Price the best one for the Montreal Canadiens? Habs Eyes On The Prize's Chris Boyle gives us five reasons why he was.

Enough is enough with Douglas Murray

The evidence against Douglas Murray as an NHL player is too strong to ignore, and if you're still defending him, slap yourself.

What to expect from the Habs at the deadline

The Montreal Canadiens are a decidedly conservative club when it comes to making moves at the trade deadline. Here's a look at what we can expect this year, based on the last five deadlines.

10 things Patrick Roy has over Martin Brodeur

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Martin Brodeur has had an illustrious career that's been marked by great team based accomplishments, but he cannot be compared to Patrick Roy.

An open letter to Marc Bergevin

Admitting a mistake is hard to do, but in this case everyone is going to understand. It's time to do the hard thing, the right thing, and move on from Michel Therrien.

The last time Therrien was fired

After breaking down the differences between the 2013 and 2014 Habs seasons, I was asked how these Habs compared to the 2008-09 Penguins. Well, here you go.

The Habs are bad, and getting worse

With a fundamental misunderstanding of what made his team successful, Marc Bergevin threw Michel Therrien a nasty curveball in the summer, and Therrien dropped his bat instead of swinging.

Selecting Team Canada: Defense & Goaltending

A panel of EOTP writers and editors got together to form their own War Room to select the best possible team to represent Canada in Sochi. Here are the results. Part I covers the forwards chosen....

Selecting Team Canada: Forwards

A panel of EOTP writers and editors got together to form their own War Room, and to select the best possible team to represent Canada in Sochi. Here are the results. Part I covers the forwards...

T'was the night before Christmas

Happy Holidays to everyone in the EOTP community.

An open letter to Michel Therrien

I think we've all had enough of the bashing and anger, so it's time to look for a resolution and find something that gives us a little bit of catharsis. A dialogue with Michel might do it.

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Max Pacioretty: Better than Bobby Ryan

It seems that a comment I made has upset Senators fans (shocking I know, they're usually so thick-skinned!), but since it seems so hard for them to understand, it's time to put into context just...

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