Emelin skates in full gear; McCarron returned to junior

There were some significant developments before and after the Canadiens’ practice in Brossard Sunday. For starters, Alexei Emelin (photo above) was on the ice in full gear with strength coach Pierre Allard before practice. It wasn’t Emelin’s first skate since having […]

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Therrien on Habs’ 3-1 preseason loss: “We saw a lot of good things”

(File photo: John Kenney, The Gazette) It was hard to miss Jarred Tinordi on the ice Saturday at the Bell Centre against the Carolina Hurricanes and not just because of

Liveblog: Canadiens lose 3-1 to Carolina; winless at the Bell Centre in preseason

The Canadiens' power play, with Andrei Markov running it, went 0-for-8, including a wasted 5-on-3. Carolina outhit the Canadiens 34-24. Bournival and Daniel Brière each had six shots on goal. In

Habs beat Hurricanes 6-0 in Quebec City

It took three games, but the Canadiens finally have their first preseason win after pounding the Carolina Hurricanes 6-0 Friday night in Quebec City. The two teams will

Last chance for rookie McCarron to impress Habs coaches?

The Canadiens held a workout at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard Friday morning before the 20 players who will face the Carolina Hurricanes in Quebec City Friday

MONTREAL, QUE.: APRIL 11, 2016 -- Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin, centre, addresses media for the post-season press conference with head coach Michel Therrien, left, and Canadiens owner Geoff Molson at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard on Monday April 11, 2016.  (Pierre Obendrauf / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

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Injury bug hits Habs defence as Drewiske, Bouillon sidelined

The Canadiens are testing that old adage about never having too many defencemen. The Canadiens were so scrapped for bodies at training camp Thursday in Brossard that they were

Therrien defends decision to cut Leblanc

Louis Leblanc was the main topic of conversation as the Canadiens' training camp continued Wednesday in Brossard with head coach Michel Therrien defending the

‘Louis is disappointed for sure,’ Leblanc’s agent says

Louis Leblanc's agent, Pat Brisson, had some words of encouragement for the former first-round draft pick after he was cut by the Canadiens on Monday night and


Habs trim training camp roster to 38 players (Video)

Canadiens' first-round draft pick Louis Leblanc was among 14 players cut from the team's training camp Monday night after the Habs' 6-3 loss to the Boston Bruins. The Canadiens