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Stubbs: Joining Habs ‘life-changing’ for rookie Scherbak

Montreal Gazette Word had yet to come early Tuesday afternoon that Nikita Scherbak wasn’t heading back to his Western Hockey League major-junior Saskatoon Blades. If the choice were his, of course, the...
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Fighting for a job at Habs’ rookie camp

Montreal Gazette A bare-knuckle fight, it would seem, rarely goes unpenalized. If you decide to throw down in a bar or a street corner, there’s an old saying that goes: “Loser ends up in the hospital,...
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64 players to attend the Montreal Canadiens Training Camp

NHL.com PRESS RELEASEMONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens announced today that 64 players will participate in the 2014-15 training camp. Players will report for physicals and medical exams at the Bell Sports...
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Pausing to reflect

NHL.com BROSSARD – After going all-out for the last five days at the Bell Sports Complex, prospects and invitees were quick to put their Canadiens Rookie Camp experience into perspective.Minutes after...
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Cole: NHL leadership is more than mystique of the ‘C’

Montreal Gazette The Scarlet Letter, it turns out, is actually not scarlet at all. It’s blue on the Montreal Canadiens’ white away jerseys, and white on the home reds.
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An eye-opening first day on the job covering Habs

Montreal Gazette Editor’s note: Monday was Christopher Curtis’s first day on the job as a Gazette sports writer covering the Canadiens after spending the last three years working as a city reporter.
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Stubbs: Wisps of grey smoke ... but no Habs captain

Montreal Gazette It was a few minutes after 9 a.m. Monday when the Canadiens announced by Twitter and email communiqué that they would have four alternate captains for the 2014-15 season, putting no one in...
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Abundance of riches

NHL.com LAVAL-SUR-LE-LAC – There will be no shortage of leadership inside the Canadiens’ locker room in 2014-15.On Monday, the Habs’ brass kicked off the club’s annual golf tournament at Club de golf...
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Habs to go without captain this season

Montreal Gazette The Canadiens announced at their annual golf tournament Monday morning at Laval-sur-le-Lac that they won't have a captain for the 2014-15 season, instead going with four assistant captains.
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Habs prospect Sekac followed his heart to Montreal

Montreal Gazette Jiri Sekac said he followed his heart when he decided to sign as a free agent with the Canadiens.
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Growing stronger

NHL.com BROSSARD – After coming up a little bit short in the fitness department during his last trip to La Belle Province back in early July, Mac Bennett returned to his alma mater with a plan.“I had my...
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Under the spotlight

NHL.com BROSSARD -- Singled out by GM Marc Bergevin as prospects who could potentially crack the team’s Day 1 roster come October 8, a trio of Habs hopefuls are nevertheless taking the added attention at...
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Stubbs: Summer just about over for Habs’ Pacioretty

Montreal Gazette The game remains a wonderful, enduring memory for Max Pacioretty, a match that counted not for a single point in the standings, one that did nothing to fatten his statistics.
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Habs rookie Bozon recovers from bout with meningitis

Montreal Gazette WITH VIDEO: Tim Bozon said Friday that his participation in the Canadiens’ rookie camp is a “bonus” after his final junior hockey season was cut short by a bout with meningitis.
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Live stream - Rookie camp

NHL.com Thanks to RDS.ca, Habs fans can catch live streams of every Canadiens scrimmage from both rookie camp and training camp alike, in preparation for the upcoming season on canadiens.com.canadiens.com...
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Hab at Heart - Jean-Michel Anctil

NHL.com MONTREAL – When he isn’t hosting television and radio shows, comedian and presenter Jean-Michel Anctil always finds time to show his support for the Montreal Canadiens in a variety of ways. The...
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To hell and back

NHL.com BROSSARD – To say that Tim Bozon has made a remarkable comeback would be an understatement.In joining the 43 other prospects and invitees at Canadiens Rookie Camp on Friday, Bozon accomplished...
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Habs will retire Lapointe’s No. 5 on Nov. 8

Montreal Gazette The Canadiens announced on Friday that they will retire No. 5 in honour of Hall of Fame defenceman Guy Lapointe on Nov. 8 before a game against the Minnesota Wild at the Bell Centre. Lapointe now...
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Guy Lapointe will be honoured on November 8

NHL.com PRESS RELEASEMONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens will pay tribute to defenseman Guy Lapointe at an on-ice jersey retirement ceremony on November 8 as the Minnesota Wild will be at the Bell Centre...
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Hickey: Focus on Sekac, Scherbak at Habs rookie camp

Montreal Gazette Officially, it’s the Montreal Canadiens rookie camp, but it would be more accurate to describe it as Phase 1 of the Hamilton Bulldogs training camp.
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Blog Articles

Canadiens announce training camp roster, rookie camp cuts

Habs Eye on the Prize (Andrew Berkshire) — The Canadiens have announced cuts from rookie camp before they head into the full on training camp, and who will make up their 64 player roster for training camp and the preseason. First off, the...
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Habs’ rookie camp wraps up as Scherbak gets in scrimmage

Montreal Gazette (Stu Cowan) — The Canadiens’ rookie camp wrapped up Tuesday in Brossard with a final scrimmage as Team White beat Team Red 5-0. Fans attending the scrimmage got their first look at Nikita Scherbak, the...
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2013-14 Canadiens Season Review: Max Pacioretty

Habs Eye on the Prize (Marc Dumont) — Max Pacioretty evolved into one of the best goal scorers in the league last year, cementing his position among the elite players in the NHL. To say that Max Pacioretty was one of the...
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Montreal Canadiens rookie camp: Day 5

Habs Eye on the Prize (Marc Dumont) — Another scrimmage is on the docket for day 5. Here's the link to watch the action. Here's the lineup for the 11 am scrimmage on day 5 of the Canadiens rookie camp: Voici l'alignement du...
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Tuesday Habs Links: Canadiens decide to go with 4 alternate captains

Habs Eye on the Prize (Michael Sardano) — Here are your daily links, including the Habs new alternate captains, the annual Canadiens golf tournament interviews, David Desharnais, ice hockey in the Middle East, and more. Montreal...
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Ice Level with Andrew Berkshire

Habs Eye on the Prize (Andrew Berkshire) — Every Monday and Thursday at 7:30pm EST, join Andrew Berkshire and Conor McKenna as they break down the most interesting stories in hockey, while maybe talking about food a bit. Okay, we talk...
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Montreal Canadiens interviews from the annual golf tournament

Habs Eye on the Prize (Marc Dumont) — As the players & members of the management assembled for the team's official golf tournament, many of them spoke to the media. Here are the interviews. Carey Price Max Pacioretty ...
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2013-14 Canadiens Season Review: P.K. Subban

Habs Eye on the Prize (Andrew Berkshire) — In 2013 Subban was far and away the best defenseman in the NHL, but was he as good last year? For most players in this league, you would look at what P.K. Subban did last season, and...
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Canadiens announce their alternate captains, no one will wear the C

Habs Eye on the Prize (Marc Dumont) — The team took the opportunity to announce their new crop of leaders at the annual golf tournament. The Habs announced this morning that they will head into the 2014-15 season without a captain....
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Habs will go with four assistant captains this season

Montreal Gazette (Stu Cowan) — The Canadiens announced at their annual golf tournament Monday morning at Laval-sur-le-Lac that they won’t have a captain for the 2014-15 season, instead going with four assistant captains....
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Montreal Canadiens rookie camp: Day 4

Habs Eye on the Prize (Marc Dumont) — Following a scrimmage on day three, the Habs rookies will be participating in an on-ice practice today. In yesterday's scrimmage we saw goals from Michael McCarron, Charles-David Beaudoin & Tim...
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Monday Habs Links: Sekac & Andrighetto impress during rookie scrimmage

Habs Eye on the Prize (Michael Sardano) — Here are your daily links, including what people are saying about Jiri Sekac & Sven Andrighetto, Tim Bozon getting back to hockey, Max Pacioretty's summer, all the news from Day 3 of training...
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Canadiens rookie camp day 3 post scrimmage interviews & transcripts

Habs Eye on the Prize (Andrew Berkshire) — A few Habs prospects talked to the media after the first scrimmage of rookie camp. What did they say? We've got you covered. Jeremy Gregoire On the difference between this year and last...
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Bozon scores goal in Habs’ rookie scrimmage

Montreal Gazette (Stu Cowan) — Tim Bozon, who almost died earlier this year from meningitis, scored a goal for the winning Team White in a 3-2 victory over Team Red during an intra-squad scrimmage Sunday in Brossard on Day 3 of...
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Canadiens rookie camp scrimmage day 3 game thread & stream

Habs Eye on the Prize (Andrew Berkshire) — It's our first game thread of the season! RDS is streaming the scrimmage with commentary because Canadiens fans are completely nuts. Today at 4pm EST, the Canadiens rookies will be having their...
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Canadiens rookie camp day 3 interviews & transcripts

Habs Eye on the Prize (Andrew Berkshire) — Find out what the Habs' prospects had to say after day three of practicing at rookie camp. Charles Hudon Jacob de la Rose On the difference between rookie camp and development...
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2014 Canadiens rookie camp coverage

Habs Eye on the Prize (Andrew Berkshire) — All of EOTP's rookie camp coverage will be contained within this convenient story stream. Canadiens rookie camp is finally upon us, with all the festivities beginning this Friday with medicals...
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Sunday Habs Links: 2014-15 individual Canadiens tickets are now on sale

Habs Eye on the Prize (Sam Li) — Here are your daily links, including news about 2014-15 tickets, updates on the three prospects Bergevin thinks could make the roster, the growth of hockey in California, your Sunday Habs...
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Habs’ first-round pick McCarron in better shape this season

Montreal Gazette (Stu Cowan) — Trying to make the jump to the NHL is never easy for a young hockey player – and it’s even more difficult if you’re not in great shape. Michael McCarron learned that lesson the...
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Canadiens rookie camp day 1 & 2 interviews & transcripts

Habs Eye on the Prize (Andrew Berkshire) — Canadiens prospects met the media Friday and Saturday after the beginning of rookie camp. Day one Jiri Sekac On cracking the lineup: "It's in my hands, I will do my best to make the...
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