I've been told that in Montreal, they like their hockey people to speak French. Rene Bourque sounds like a guy who would speak French, and he has quite possibly the most French of French names. He's been traded to the Canadiens this Thursday evening.â†µ
But, bad news: He doesn't speak French.
"I might be in trouble... I don't speak French, even if I have the most French name on that team." Bourque on playing for #Habsâ†µ— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) January 13, 2012