Vanek Attack

Dobber Sports

2014-04-08

 


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This week the Eastern Edge looks ahead at some expiring contracts to several key players in Montreal


Over their last 15 games, Montreal has 10 wins against five losses. Fifteen games is significant because that is when the Habs acquired Thomas Vanek. Since arriving in Montreal, Vanek has six goals and 14 points, but those numbers are a little misleading. In his first five games with Montreal, he recorded a single assist. Over his next 10 contests, he added six goals and 13 points.

 

The two time 40 goal scorer is on pace to finish the season with 28 goals and 70 points in 78 games. He has surpassed the 70 point threshold twice before with a career high of 84 points coming in his sophomore season in Buffalo.

 

The question is will Montreal pursue the soon to be unrestricted free agent? I guess the real