Habs get day off Sunday after ‘best game’ of the season

The Canadiens were given the day off Sunday after a thrilling 2-1 overtime victory over the Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks Saturday night at the Bell Centre. “That was our best game — so far,” defenceman Andrei Markov, who scored […]

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Nilan sings God Bless America on HI/O Show

Former Canadien Chris "Knuckles" Nilan is the guest on this week's HI/O Show, joining Gazette columnist Dave Stubbs and sports editor/host Stu Cowan.

Nilan doesn’t hold back and


About last night …

If every game at the Bell Centre were as well-played and entertaining as your Montreal Canadiens' overtime conquest of the Stanley Cup champs, they could increase capacity to

Habs win “best game so far” OT hero Markov says (Video)

(Photo: Allen McInnis /The Gazette) The Canadiens outshot, outhit and out-chanced the reigning Stanley Cup Champions in a thrilling 2-1 overtime victory over the Chicago Blackhawks. Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov


Liveblog: Game 46 – Markov wins classic game in OT 2-1

For the first time in almost three years, the Chicago Blackhawks pay a visit to the Bell Centre on Saturday night. On April 5, 2011, Carey Price made 42

Parros will return to Habs’ lineup against Blackhawks

The Canadiens held an optional skate Saturday morning in Brossard before facing the Chicago Blackhawks Saturday night at the Bell Centre (7 p.m., CBC, RDS, TSN Radio 690).

P.K. Subban in the media spotlight again at Habs practice

After having a day off on Thursday, the Canadiens hit the ice Friday morning in Brossard for a practice as they prepare to face the Stanley Cup-champion Chicago

Habs given day off Thursday after loss in Philly

The Canadiens flew home after Wednesday night's 3-1 loss to the Flyers in Philadelphia and were given the day off Thursday by coach Michel Therrien. The Canadiens will practise


About last night …

Michel Therrien's explanation for benching his leading scorer for most of the third period in a game the Canadiens trailed by two goals: "Team concept is very important. "That will


Liveblog: Game 45 – Philly Phutility continues with 3-1 loss

As was the Spectrum back in the day, the Wells Fargo Centre is an inhospitable arena for your Montreal Canadiens. They haven't won in Philadelphia since April, 2010. On Dec.