Koivu: ‘Special bond between me and Montreal’ (Video)

Saku Koivu skipped the Anaheim Ducks optional skate Thursday morning, but obliged the throng of waiting media to talk about his return to the Bell Centre. Tonight’s game between the Ducks and Canadiens (7:30 p.m., TSN-HABS, RDS, TSN Radio 690) is […]

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Welcome back, Saku

Former Canadiens captain Saku Koivu will have a second Montreal homecoming Thursday night when he returns to the Bell Centre with the Anaheim Ducks (7:30 p.m., TSN-HABS, RDS,


Welcome to the “Knuckles Korner”!

Hockey Night in Canada has Don Cherry and the HIO Show has Chris “Knuckles” Nilan back as a guest this week to discuss Lars Eller’s controversial comments, some

Tinordi sent down to Hamilton, Pateryn called up

The Canadiens announced on Wednesday morning that defenceman Jarred Tinordi has been sent down to the AHL's Hamilton Bulldogs. Later in the day the Canadiens announced that defenceman Greg


About last night …

"They take a lot risks, a lot of chances," Eller said. "They're a little all over the place. There's not a lot of structure always in their game." In

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Gionta: ‘We can’t expect to play one period and come out with the win’ (Video)

( Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images) The Canadiens opened the door to the Edmonton Oilers and paid the price for it, Coach Michel Therrien said after the Habs 4-3 loss Tuesday at


Liveblog: Game 9 – First losing streak of the young season

Fewer than 10 games into the 2013-'14 season, your Montreal Canadiens have been decimated by injuries. Defencemen Alexei Emelin, Douglas Murray and David Drewiske haven't played a game this

Beaulieu in, Tinordi out for game against Oilers

Rookie defenceman Nathan Beaulieu, who was called up from the Hamilton Bulldogs on Monday, will be in the lineup Tuesday night when the Canadiens face the

Holland becomes a Hab on same day Hamrlik retires

Patrick Holland grew up wanting be Jerry Seinfeld. He'll have to settle for being a Hab. Holland (photo above) was called up from the Hamilton Bulldogs on

Habs call up Blunden, Holland, Beaulieu; Prust out for four weeks

With the Canadiens' injury list growing – Brandon Prust's shoulder injury will keep the rugged forward out of the lineup for four weeks – GM Marc Bergevin travelled