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Back to his roots

NHL.com MONTREAL – Marc Bergevin’s hockey career has taken him many places over the years, but Pointe-Saint-Charles will always be home.On Monday afternoon, the Canadiens’ general manager made a point of...
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Canadiens will draft ninth overall

NHL.com MONTREAL – After several weeks of waiting, the Canadiens will officially maintain hold of the ninth overall selection at the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. In a new twist, for the first time since the...
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Things might not change, but…

NHL.com MONTREAL – For Canadiens fans, the wait is finally over. The 2016 NHL Draft Lottery will be held on Saturday night.It’s the first time in four years that the Canadiens aren’t taking part in the...
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Another shot at glory

NHL.com MONTREAL – Taking part in the World Hockey Championship will always hold a special place in Tomas Plekanec’s heart.The Canadiens’ No. 14 will be participating in the annual tournament for the...
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Words of a mentor

NHL.com MONTREAL – While Michel Therrien was the target of many critics this past season, his mentor believes he’ll right the ship in Montreal. When you’re the head coach of a hockey team, everyone seems...
  • 3 days ago

The Brothers McCarron

NHL.com MONTREAL – Michael McCarron’s older brother John will always hold a special place atop his list of hockey influences growing up.Like the Canadiens’ young gun, John played hockey as a youngster in...
  • 4 days ago

Learning to lead

NHL.com MONTREAL – Max Pacioretty experienced a wide range of emotions in his first year as the Canadiens’ captain.From the team getting off to a remarkable start right out of the gates to one of the...
  • 5 days ago

Danault's Assist

NHL.com MONTREAL - Phillip Danault put himself a Paralympian’s shoes Tuesday morning.While there are still 134 days remaining before the Paralympic Games open in Rio, the Canadian Paralympic Committee and...
  • 6 days ago

Mr. Personality

NHL.com MONTREAL – Adored by many while often criticized at the same time, people aren’t indifferent about P.K. Subban. If the star defenseman was among the Top 10 newsmakers in Quebec in 2015*, it...
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The 2016 Rookie Tournament returning to Budweiser Gardens from September 16-18

NHL.com PRESS RELEASESpectra Venue Management and Tourism London are pleased to announce that the 2016 Rookie Tournament will be held at Budweiser Gardens September 16-18, 2016. This marks the fourth...
  • 7 days ago

When you least expect it

NHL.com MONTREAL – There is no substitute for experience. Mike Condon is certainly in agreement there.After earning a roster spot with the Canadiens out of training camp, it’s safe to say the 25-year-old...
  • 10 days ago
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Side projects

NHL.com MONTREAL – On the ice, Mike Brown is a master at knocking his opponents down. Off it, however, he’s keen on building things up.Brown, who joined the Canadiens at the trade deadline after being...
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Building a winner

NHL.com MONTREAL – February 13, 2044. Alex Galchenyuk just celebrated his 50th birthday. During an interview, a reporter asks him if he remembers the moment that his hockey career really took...
  • 12 days ago
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The Domino Effect

NHL.com MONTREAL - The domino effect between the Canadiens and IceCaps was more pronounced than ever this season. By season’s end, 46 different players had donned the CH in Montreal. If this number sounds...
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IceCaps report – Apr. 19

NHL.com The Montreal Canadiens have a new farm team this season, the St. John's IceCaps. To help Canadiens fans track the team's performance in the AHL, we have invited Charles Dart, website contributor...
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Loving every minute of it

NHL.com MONTREAL – Seeing his son Charlie join the Canadiens has former netminder Bob Lindgren smiling bright.Three weeks ago, the eldest of Mr. Lindgren’s three boys was between the pipes for the St....
  • 14 days ago
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The Montreal Canadiens mourn the loss of Charlie Hodge

NHL.com MONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens organization is deeply saddened by the passing of former Habs goaltender Charlie Hodge, at the age of 82.The Lachine native played 237 games with the Canadiens...
  • 15 days ago
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Another season, another step

NHL.com MONTREAL – Tomas Plekanec continued his steady rise in the Canadiens’ record books this past season.Over the last seven months, the veteran Czech centerman cracked the Top 20 in franchise history...
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The Last Word: Emily VanCamp

NHL.com Long before she earned starring roles in hit shows like Everwood, Brothers & Sisters, and Revenge or made the jump to the big screen in Marvel’s Captain America film series, Emily VanCamp spent...
  • 17 days ago
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Elite company

NHL.com MONTREAL – By the time he decides to hang up his skates for good, Andrei Markov’s name will be forever etched alongside the exalted company of the likes of Maurice Richard, Guy Lafleur, Guy...
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Blog Articles

Habs GM Bergevin willing to trade No. 9 draft pick

Montreal Gazette (Stu Cowan) — STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens hold the No. 9 overall selection at this year’s NHL Entry Draft on June 24 in Buffalo, but general manager Marc Bergevin says he’s...
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2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Monday schedule, open thread, and how to watch

Habs Eye on the Prize (Matt Drake) — There is only one game on the docket tonight, but it should be a very good one. The Penguins got off to a disappointing start to their series against the Capitals, losing the first tilt in a...
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2016 World Hockey Championship: Team Kazakhstan preview

Habs Eye on the Prize (Justin Blades) — Kazakhstan is looking to put an end to its one-and-done streak in the IIHF's Top Division. Kazakhstan has had a tough time staying in the IIHF's Top Division, qualifying for the main World...
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2016 World Hockey Championship: Team Czech Republic preview

Habs Eye on the Prize (Jared Book) — The Czech Republic is short on familiar faces but high on players with something to prove The story for the Czech Republic at the World Hockey Championship will be more for who isn't on the...
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2016 World Hockey Championship: Team Slovakia preview

Habs Eye on the Prize (Zeb) — The Slovak side features a number of skilled young players, but they definitely enter the tournament as an underdog. When Slovakia became an independent country on the first of January 1993,...
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2015-16 Canadiens season review: Jeff Petry quickly became a crucial element of the team

Habs Eye on the Prize (Marc Dumont) — There's not much that went right for the Habs this year, however Jeff Petry provided stellar play on the blue line. All eyes were on Jeff Petry this season, as the 28-year-old defender...
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This Date in Habs History: May 2

Montreal Gazette (Stu Cowan) — May 2, 1987: Bobby Smith scored a goal and added two assists in a 5-3 win over the Quebec Nordiques in Game 7 of the Adams Division final as the Canadiens advanced to the Prince of Wales...
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Monday Habs Headlines: Will the Canadiens stay at ninth overall or move up?

Habs Eye on the Prize (BradSimpson) — The Canadiens will have plenty of options if they stay at ninth in the upcoming draft, but the possibility of moving up will likely be considered as well. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes ...
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2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Sunday open thread, stream, schedule, and how to watch

Habs Eye on the Prize (Marc Dumont) — We head back to the Western Conference in today's Stanley Cup Playoffs action. Game Two: St.Louis  Blues at  Dallas Stars (Stars lead series 1-0) TV Schedule:  3:00 PM EDT on...
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This Date in Habs History: May 1

Montreal Gazette (Stu Cowan) — May 1, 1965: The Canadiens beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-0 in Game 7 of the final series to win the Stanley Cup. Jean Béliveau, who scored the winning goal only 14 seconds into the game, became...
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2015-16 Canadiens season review: Darrren Dietz

Habs Eye on the Prize (Miprid) — The injury troubles were bad news for the Canadiens this season, but they gave Darren Dietz an opportunity to show what he could do. In our last Top 25 Under 25, Darren Dietz was ranked 24th....
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Draft History: Players that have been picked ninth overall at the NHL Entry Draft

Habs Eye on the Prize (Aruny Siv) — Here's a brief history of all the NHL players who were drafted with the ninth overall pick. This season is truly a season of firsts. The Montreal Canadiens will draft 9th at the NHL Entry...
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Sunday Habs Headlines: TSN's post-lottery mock draft has the Canadiens picking Tyson Jost

Habs Eye on the Prize (BradSimpson) — A possible first-round target, Montreal hangs onto the ninth place at the draft, while division rival Maple Leafs complete their tank mission. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Craig Button...
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With one ball left to go in Draft Lottery, eight teams were still in the mix for first overall, including the Montreal Canadiens

Habs Eye on the Prize (Justin Blades) — The Canadiens had a 5.0% chance of leaving the draft lotteries with the first overall pick, but before the final drop was selected, those odds went up to 9.1%. After three balls had been...
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Full results of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft Lotteries

Habs Eye on the Prize (Justin Blades) — Fourteen teams had a chance to claim the first-overall selection in the 2016 Draft. Here are the final results. For the 2016 NHL Entry Draft , the top fourteen teams were entered into three...
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Leafs get No. 1 draft pick; Canadiens will select ninth

Montreal Gazette (Stu Cowan) — The Toronto Maple Leafs hit the jackpot Saturday night in Toronto, winning the No. 1 pick at the NHL draft lottery. The NHL Entry Draft will be held June 24-25 in Buffalo and the...
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NHL Draft Lottery results: Montreal Canadiens hang onto original position, will draft ninth overall

Habs Eye on the Prize (Andrew Zadarnowski) — The draft lotteries were all won by teams with worse regular-season records than the Montreal Canadiens, and as a result the Habs will make the ninth selection in the draft's first round. Click...
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2016 NHL Entry Draft Lotteries

Habs Eye on the Prize (Justin Blades) — Everything you need to know about each team's odds, the selection procedure, top prospects available, TV schedule, and start time of the three NHL Entry Draft Lotteries to take place on Saturday,...
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2016 NHL Entry Draft Lottery: Open thread, odds, procedure, simulator, start time, and TV schedule

Habs Eye on the Prize (Marc Dumont) — It's the most wonderful time of the year...for Canadian teams. Woe Canada! Start time and how to watch Date:  April 30, 2016 Time:  8:00 PM EDT, 4:00 PM PDT on CBC, TVA Sports, and...
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2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Saturday schedule, open thread, and how to watch

Habs Eye on the Prize (Jared Book) — The first full day of Eastern Conference semi-final action as two teams look to take a 2-0 lead Game One: New York Islanders (WC1) @ Tampa Bay Lightning (A2) NYI leads series 1-0 TV...
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