Leblanc, St-Pierre sent down to Hamilton; Desharnais back in Habs’ lineup

ShareComing off a 3-2 shootout loss to the St. Louis Blues Tuesday night at the Bell Centre, the Canadiens were back on the ice Wednesday morning for practice in Brossard. The early news was that Louis Leblanc (photo above) and […]

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Desharnais will be a healthy scratch against Blues

David Desharnais, in the first year of a four-year, $14-million contract, will be a healthy scratch for the Canadiens when they face the St.

Emelin skates wearing regular practice jersey; Desharnais on fourth line

Canadiens defenceman Alexei Emelin, who has been sidelined since last season after undergoing reconstructive knee surgery, practised with his teammates Monday in Brossard while wearing a regular practice

Halak up next for Habs

For the second straight game, the Canadiens will be facing a former Habs goalie when they play the St. Louis Blues Tuesday night at the Bell Centre. This time,

Roy’s Avalanche has best record in NHL at 11-1-0

The Canadiens, coming off a 4-3 loss in Minnesota Friday night, will take on Patrick Roy's Avalanche Saturday in Colorado (10 p.m., CBC, RDS, TSN Radio 690). This marks

Parros in, Pacioretty out for Habs against Wild

The Canadiens skated Friday morning in Minnesota as they prepared to face the Wild Friday night (8 p.m., RDS, TSN Radio 690) and coach Michel Therrien confirmed that

Habs’ Emelin signs four-year contract extension

Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced on Thursday that defenceman Alexei Emelin has been signed to a four-year contract extension that will run through the 2017-18 season.

Stats tell the story for Habs

With the Canadiens enjoying an off-day Wednesday after posting back-to-back victories over the Rangers Monday night in New York and the Dallas Stars Tuesday night at the Bell

A return to Bell Centre for Stars’ Cole

The Canadiens, coming off a 2-0 win over the Rangers Monday night in New York, didn't skate Tuesday morning before facing the Dallas Stars Tuesday night at the

Budaj to start for Habs against Rangers

Peter Budaj will get the start in goal when the Canadiens play the New York Rangers Monday night at Madison Square Garden (7:30 p.m., TSN-HABS, RDS, TSN Radio