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Yvan Cournoyer heartbroken by death of “my captain” Jean Béliveau

ShareDAVE STUBBS MONTREAL GAZETTE Yvan Cournoyer will do what he can to keep himself together over the next few days, as he mourns the profound loss and tries to celebrate the life of his dear friend Jean Béliveau. Cournoyer understands he’ll […]

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Canadiens given day off after loss in Minnesota; Bournival sent to Hamilton Bulldogs

The Canadiens flew to Chicago after Wednesday night's 2-1 loss to the Wild in Minnesota and were given the day off on Thursday with no media availability. The Canadiens,

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Episode 9: NHL.com’s Arpon Basu joins the panel with focus on the legendary Jean Béliveau

Arpon Basu of NHL.com joins columnist Jack Todd, sports editor/host Stu Cowan and Montreal Gazette hockey writer Christopher Curtis on this week's HI/O Show to remember Jean Béliveau

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Red Fisher remembers Jean Béliveau: a special man on and off the ice

RED FISHER SPECIAL TO MONTREAL GAZETTE

The years have flown by, but as long as anyone can remember — even before he was to become everything that was good about this

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Canadiens legend Jean Béliveau dies at age 83

DAVE STUBBS MONTREAL GAZETTE

Jean Béliveau, the legendary, brilliant Montreal Canadiens centreman whose grace and leadership on and off the ice transcended hockey for more than six

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Thomas Vanek and Wild up next for Canadiens

On Monday night, the Canadiens faced former teammate Daniel Brière and the Colorado Avalanche, leaving Denver with a 4-3 victory. Brière, who was traded to Colorado during the off-season

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Bryan Allen will be healthy scratch for Habs vs. Avalanche as Tom Gilbert returns to lineup

The Canadiens will be looking to end a three-game losing streak when they start a four-game road trip Monday night in Denver against Patrick Roy's Colorado Avalanche (9

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RDS documentary focuses on Saku Koivu’s battle with cancer

DAVE STUBBS MONTREAL GAZETTE

Throughout his entire public battle with cancer, and in the 12-plus subsequent years that he has been in remission, former Canadiens captain Saku Koivu

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Annual HI/O Fan Summit a fun time despite loss to Sabres

CHRISTOPHER CURTIS MONTREAL GAZETTE It's tempting to attach a cool nickname to a sports franchise's fanbase. Why just be a fan when you can be a soldier in the "Sens Army"

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Game Within the Game: Another day at the office for Canadiens’ Gallagher

After losing their third straight game Saturday night — 4-3 to the Buffalo Sabres in a shootout at the Bell Centre — the Canadiens had a flight to