Liveblog: Game 21 – A first since 1967 : Rangers shut out Canadiens in Montreal

1.Can your Montreal Canadiens win consecutive games for the first time since Oct. 28-29, when they beat the Rangers and Dallas Stars? 2. Can David Desharnais’s Shootout goal in Columbus – which sent the Canadiens’ bench into paroxysms of joy […]

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Habs’ Emelin will make return against Rangers

Following Friday night's shootout victory over the Blue Jackets in Columbus, the Canadiens announced that only five players would skate Saturday morning in Brossard and that there would


About last night …

We're halfway through November, and the Canadiens' only wins this month have come against teams that are in the bottom tier of NHL standings: the New York Islanders


Liveblog: Game 20: Bite me, Mr. Mayor! Desharnais the hero as Canadiens win Shootout

Sounds like the title of a buddy movie, starring Jason Segel and Seth Rogen as two schmoes looking for a good time in Middle America. Columbus would be jumping

Gallagher misses morning skate with flu; Prust back in lineup

The Canadiens hit the ice Friday morning in Columbus as they prepare to face the Blue Jackets Friday night (7 p.m., RDS, TSN Radio 690). Brendan Gallagher, who is

Budaj will start for Habs in Columbus

The Canadiens practised Thursday morning in Brossard before heading to Columbus to face the Blue Jackets Friday night (7 p.m., RDS, TSN Radio 690). Peter Budaj will start in


Look who’s back

Former Hab Chris Nilan joins The Gazette’s Dave Stubbs and sports editor Stu Cowan this week to discuss the Habs, Montreal mayor Denis Coderre, and his new book,

Prust set to return to Habs’ lineup

The Canadiens originally had a full practice scheduled for 11 a.m. on Wednesday, but it turned into a team meeting followed by an optional practice at 11:30 a.m. after Tuesday's 2-1


About last night …

That might have been the best goaltending performance at the Bell Centre since the 2010 playoffs. I hesitate to use the adjective, lest it bring the trolls and second-guessers

Carey Price for HIO

Carey Price steals a point for Habs in shootout loss to Lightning (Video)

(Photo: Dario Ayala/The Gazette) The Canadiens managed to salvage a point in their 2-1 shootout loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning despite a lacklustre performance that left their coach