Thread: Confirmed Signing with Link: Alex Kovalev to sign a 1-year deal with the Panthers
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01-19-2013, 09:39 AM
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Originally Posted by Partisan du CH View Post
Jonathan Huberdeau must be thrilled right now. He's born in St-Jérôme, just north of Montreal. He was 11 years old when Kovalev was traded to Montreal, and I'm sure he was cheering for him and the Habs during his teenage years, at the time when The Artist was a national hero in Quebec.

And now he'll start his NHL career on the same line than him... What a nice story!
Provincial hero, not national. I don't think too many non-Habs fans were happy when Montreal was doing well I know I wasn't!

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