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Habs’ Gallagher hoping to play for Team Canada at World Hockey Championship

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens’ season came to an end with Saturday night’s 5-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Bell Centre, but Brendan Gallagher wants to keep playing. After the game, Gallagher said he’s hoping to […]

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This Date in Habs History: April 10

April 10, 1956: Jean Béliveau had a goal and two assists in a 3-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings as the Canadiens won their eighth Stanley Cup in

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Lightning-Habs preview: Season wraps up at Bell Centre

Lightning vs. Canadiens

Bell Centre, Saturday, 7 p.m., SN, TVA Sports, TSN Radio 690 PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE The matchup: The Lightning has sewn up second place in the Atlantic Division and

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Galchenyuk wins Molson Cup; Byron takes Jacques Beauchamp Trophy

Alex Galchenyuk has been named the Canadiens' Molson Cup Player of the Year for this season. This marks the first time in his career

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This Date in Habs History: April 9

April 9, 1946: Elmer Lach scored a goal and added two assists in a 6-3 win over the Boston Bruins in Game 5 of the final series as

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Season from hell finally coming to end for Canadiens

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens' season from hell will finally come to an end Saturday night when the Tampa Bay Lightning visits the Bell Centre (7 p.m., SN, TVA

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This Date in Habs History: April 8

April 8, 1956: Jean Béliveau scored two goal in a 3-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup final, while Jacques Plante

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Goalie Lindgren grew up as a Canadiens fan because of his father

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE If Charlie Lindgren becomes the Canadiens' goalie of the future, the club can thank his father. Bob Lindgren is a 50-year-old who grew up in Minneapolis and became a Canadiens

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This Date in Habs History: April 7

April 7, 1944: Maurice "Rocket" Richard scored three goals in a 3-1 playoff win over the Chicago Blackhawks. April 7, 1955: Bernie "Boom Boom" Geoffrion had a hat trick in a 4-2 win over


John Scott saga has a happy ending in sad Canadiens season

It was John Scott — of all people — who gave Canadiens fans something to cheer about as a sad season drew to a close for the club. Scott was