Frankie Boo, but no Markov

What the heck… it was worth a shot. Got to Brossard an hour before today’s scheduled practice, and at 10 am Francis Bouillon is skating with Canadiens strength and conditioning co-ordinator Scott Livingston.

No sign of fellow defen

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Audio: Schneider, Markov out tonight

Defencemen Mathieu Schneider (left) and Andrei Markov celebrate a goal last Thursday on Long Island.
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PREGAME AUDIO:  Gainey  Komisarek  

Janik recalled; Markov and/or Schneider out?

The Canadiens have just recalled defenceman Doug Janik from the Hamilton Bulldogs, which suggests that either Andrei Markov or Mathieu Schneider or both might not be available for

Markov scores in his first All-Star Game

Updated with new photos Sunday 10:45 pm

Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov had a goal in his first NHL All-Star Game, and a victory to show for his efforts.


Spotlight shines on Canadiens all-star Markov

Canadiens' Andrei Markov, photographed with blue-line partner Mike Komisarek (8), is taking part in his first All-Star Game this weekend.
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All-star vote: Markov top D, Huet’s lead narrows

Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov holds a 51,088-vote lead over Boston's Zdeno Chara, continuing to lead all Eastern Conference rearguards in updated balloting for the NHL All-Star Game.

Huet, Markov maintain all-star vote leads

Canadiens goaltender Cristobal Huet and defenceman Andrei Markov continue to be the top vote-getters at their positions in balloting for the Eastern Conference all-star team. Captain Saku Koivu

Markov trails only Crosby in East all-star vote

Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov, on his first NHL All-Star Game ballot, trails only Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby after six days of Eastern Conference fan