Davey Gets Paid (and other links)

Your collection of fine Habs and NHL links for the evening.

So, after four years in the QMJHL, being passed over in the NHL Entry Draft, playing a year with the ECHL's Cincinnati Cyclones, and spending two and a half seasons with the Hamilton Bulldogs, David Desharnais has finally secured his first multimillion dollar NHL contract. It's been a long, arduous march through periods of rejection and financial insecurity for the 26-year-old and his perseverance should be commended. His story is a good one, plain and simple. Speaking of good stories (and terrible segues), I have a bunch links to good stories below.

Habs News and Analysis

General News and Analysis

Archive Material and EOTP News

  • TV Ontario, Canada's other major public television network, has been posting some of their digital archive material to YouTube. Back in 2005, TVO's Allan Gregg conducted an interview with Jean Béliveau that was recently added to their channel. The interview is brief, but there's some interesting stuff including Béliveau contemplating his own legacy. Check it out!

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