Canadiens return to practice Thursday morning

After a not-so-well-earned day off, your Montreal Canadiens are back at it.
Wednesday night action did not alter their place in the Eastern Conference standings: the Canadiens are still 14th.
But red-hot Carolina is home to Anaheim Thursday night, and a win by the Hurricanes would push the Canadiens into last place for their Friday night game in Washington.

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Curtains for Canadiens?

They say it isn't over until the hockey beat writer who could lose a few pounds sings.
Pat Hickey – who, in an earlier incarnation, sang the


Battling flu, Canadiens take Wednesday off

Randy Cunneyworth stressed he didn't want to use it as an excuse, but Tomas Plekanec stayed home many of the Canadiens who dressed were under the weather


About last night …

The Bell Centre has been sold out for every game since Jan. 8, 2004.
That's 325 consecutive times your Montreal Canadiens have played in front of 21,273


Multimedia: Canadiens shut out 3-0 on home ice

"We see who's winning, we see who's losing," said Ryan White. "It comes down to the guys in this room." It does. But the guys in the Canadiens' room are bad

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Liveblog: Another home-ice suckfest

The Canadiens played another gosh-awful first period en route to losing their 22nd game at the Bell Centre. Mercifully, there are only nine home games left. And the boos rained


Welcome home, Mike Ribeiro

The Dallas Stars make a rare visit to the Bell Centre Tuesday night.
It will be Mike Ribeiro's first regular-season game in Montreal since he was traded


Multimedia from Monday practice

The Canadiens did some off-ice training: kicking around a soccer ball, jogging, some stretches. Then about seven of them skated around fort a while. The party line, post-practice: It ain't


Monday mourning

At least there was emotion in the Gary Carter tribute.
The Canadiens played a flat first period and didn't get going until the third – by


About this evening …

So close.
So tantalizingly close.
If they had been able to beat the New Jersey Devils in their early-evening match at the Bell Centre, your Montreal Canadiens