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Habs sign Daniel Briere to a 2 year, $8M deal WITH NTC/NMC

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07-04-2013, 05:23 PM
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Ryder IS light years ahead

Last 2 years Ryder:

128 GP 51-46-97

Briere:

104 GP 22-43-65


Plus Ryder is younger and bigger.
Now lets compare in the playoffs, and for a second pretend ryder actually uses that size.

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I can now say that I'm taller than a full Montreal Canadiens line........I'm 5'9
Stop, Bergevin will try to sign you.

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Just imagine how puck possession will be if Desharnais and Briere are on the same line
None?

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0.5 ppg 35years old smurf, just what we needed!

heard on the radio 98.5 : good fit cuz hes french and a good communicator............


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at least we have same number of dannys like yesterday.

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Strike number 2 for Bergevin. Can't wait to hear him explain this one.

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Replace Scott Gomez by a french Scott Gomez.
Not bad.

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All the people who said the Habs weren't going to get UFAs can suck it. You wanted a free agent, well you got one!

I can't wait to see Briere in a Habs jersey. What number will he wear?

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07-04-2013, 05:24 PM
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Personally I love the signing. It's not a long term deal and Danny can still be an effective player
Lots of guys are "effective players" and don't carry a 4 mil cap hit!


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Wut the hell?

takes a DD fanboy to say that.
Not really, Briere is a shadow of his former self and a fair bit older. Unless he suddenly pulls a Cole next season it will be seen as a bad signing.

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Trade DD or Gionta NOW....no choice in my books.
Can't have 5 giuys below 5'11" on your top 9 (Plek, DD, Brière, Gallagher, Gionta)

Ive been calling for a while for DD to isle for Martin....Get some cap space back too!!

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VERY happy about this. People will eat crow sooner than later. Briere is a gamer when games count the most. He's fiesty and never gives up on a play. Most interesting thing though; he has a lot of things to prove.

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Once again..Briere had less even strength points per 60 minutes for the past two years than anyone in the Habs top 9 for the last two years. And this is in a player who is a garbage defensively.

I really have to question the Habs management right now. This reeks of signing a Quebecois player for the sake of signing a Quebecois player.

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It's a high risk/reward type situation. If Briere can find his form we've more than compensated for Ryder who was invisible even if he scored a hat-trick; we would be golden and repeat our success next year. I am starting to warm up to it a little bit even now.

Oh and someone needs to update the hobbits pic.

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He's still capable of being an effective player. I'll wait and see what he does before criticizing.

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07-04-2013, 05:25 PM
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I have a weird sense that there is a deal for DD to go to Colorado. Roy likes him a lot.

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Just imagine how puck possession will be if Desharnais and Briere are on the same line
non existant.. they will be pushed away

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Habs GM Marc Bergevin reached out to Flyers GM Paul Holmgren to get feedback on Briere. Holmgren had nothing but great things to say

"Thanks for snagging Lecavalier, *******," Bergevin added.

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Pretty much the end of Desharnais. Im sure of that.

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Some would say the Desharnais contract was.

This is so stupid. So ****ing pissed.
The signs were there when he showed up with that suit at the draft.

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I dont mind this trade. It becomes evident that either DD or Gionta are on the way out. He is an improvement to our top 6 and is clutch come playoff time (something we havent really seen much of around these parts).

Just wait and see what comes next before you bash the move. No way Bergevin will have all three of these midgets in lineup all at once. DD or Gionta will be on their way out.

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Hopefully most of these fake fans go away now. Take your grudges to another club

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