Habs’ Emelin returns to Montreal for family reasons

Tomas Plekanec, who missed Saturday’s game against the Florida Panthers for family reasons, was back on the ice Monday morning in Florida as the Canadiens practised in preparation for Tuesday’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning (7:30 p.m., TSN-HABS, RDS, TSN […]

Continue Reading...

Habs get day off Sunday in drive to playoffs; Plekanec to rejoin team

The Canadiens were given the day off Sunday after picking up their fifth straight victory with a 4-1 win over the Panthers Saturday night in Florida. The Habs


About last night …

Let's get a negative note out of the way right off the top. Call me Danny Downer, but if your Montreal Canadiens are outshot 37-19 on Tuesday night in


Liveblog: Game 76 – Canadiens top Panthers 4-1, W streak hits five

While Montreal grapples with a winter that's stretched into spring, its beloved hockey team is on the road in the Sunshine State. The Canadiens visit the Florida Panthers Saturday

Parros, Murray return to Habs lineup vs. Panthers

George Parros and Douglas Murray will be back in the lineup when the Canadiens visit the Florida Panthers Saturday night (7 p.m., CBC, RDS, TSN Radio 690) and

Habs hold practice in Florida without Plekanec

The Canadiens headed to Florida immediately after Thursday night's wild 5-4 win over the Detroit Red Wings and will face the Panthers Saturday night (7 p.m., CBC, RDS,


About last night …

This was unprecedented. For the first time in his young career, P.K. Subban – who has never met a camera, microphone or notebook he didn't like – declined to


Liveblog: Game 75 – Canadiens win a wild one for fourth straight

Detroit has made the playoffs every season since 1989-'90. That's a long streak – but it's in jeopardy. The Red Wings are one of four Eastern Conference teams with 80

Red Wings in battle to keep playoff streak alive vs. Habs

The NHL record for consecutive years making the playoffs is 29, set by the Boston Bruins from 1967-68 through 1995-96. The Detroit Red Wings have made the playoffs for

Next stop Detroit in Habs’ fight for playoffs; prospect Bennett signs

After wins over the Boston Bruins and Buffalo Sabres on back-to-back nights, Canadiens coach Michel Therrien decided not to hold a practice Wednesday morning before the team boarded