Ken Dryden

Ken Dryden writes about his friend, teammate and prankster Guy Lapointe

Share“Pointu!” – Getting the Right Guy KEN DRYDEN SPECIAL TO THE MONTREAL GAZETTE It was my first training camp with the Canadiens. September, 1970. After a few days, the “big team” left to begin playing its exhibition schedule. The rest […]

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Rene Bourque will be healthy scratch against Wild; Habs call up Drayson Bowman

Rene Bourque will be a healthy scratch for the Canadiens Saturday night against the Minnesota Wild at the Bell Centre (7 p.m., CITY, TVA Sports, TSN Radio 690). With

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Guy Lapointe set to complete The Big Three as No. 5 heads to rafters of Bell Centre

DAVE STUBBS MONTREAL GAZETTE It was early on the morning of June 11 that a former teammate would be pulling into Guy Lapointe’s Saint-Lazare driveway, and of course Pointu saw

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Canadiens vs. Wild preview

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Canadiens’ Beaulieu says he’s ready for anything; Tinordi sent down to Hamilton

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Episode 5: Michael Farber joins the panel with focus on P.K. Subban

Former Montreal Gazette sports columnist Michael Farber — who now works for Sports Illustrated, NBC and TSN — is the special guest on this week's panel

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Rene Bourque will be healthy scratch for Canadiens vs. Sabres

Rene Bourque, who has played 13 games without scoring a goal, will be a healthy scratch for the first time this season when the Canadiens play the Sabres

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Game Within the Game: Subban might be trying to do too much

CHRISTOPHER CURTIS MONTREAL GAZETTE P.K. Subban shuffles his feet at the centre of the dark arena, standing with his helmet tucked in his right armpit. Only a digital projection of the

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Habs’ Bournival will make season debut vs. Blackhawks; Sekac a healthy scratch again

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High-intensity practice for Habs after loss to Flames; Blackhawks in town Tuesday night

Coming off a 6-2 loss to the Calgary Flames Sunday night at the Bell Centre, the Canadiens held a high-intensity practice Monday morning in Brossard that lasted just