This Date in Habs History: April 6

April 6, 1905: Dr.  David A. Hart, father of Canadiens coach Cecil Hart, donates the Hart Trophy to the NHL to be given annually to the NHL’s most valuable player.  April 6, 1944: Maurice Richard records the first of his NHL-record […]

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Habs’ Scott not expecting to drop gloves against Panthers

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE After finishing a media scrum following Monday's practice in Brossard, John Scott handed his cell phone to a journalist and asked to have a photo taken of him

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This Date in Habs History: April 5

April 5, 1919: The death of Canadiens star Joe Hall during a flu epidemic brought an end to the 1919 Stanley Cup final between Montreal and Seattle with no winner

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Practice Notebook: John Scott to play one game with Canadiens

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE John Scott will get to play one game with the Canadiens before being returned to the AHL's St. John's IceCaps. The Canadiens called up the 6-foot-8, 260-pound

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This Date in Habs History: April 4

April 4, 1944: Maurice Richard makes his Stanley Cup final debut, earning an assist on the game-winning goal in a 5-1 victory over Chicago in Game 1 of

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Canadiens call up John Scott; send Mike McCarron down to St. John’s

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE John Scott will get to wear a Canadiens sweater after all. The Canadiens had a day off on Sunday, but the club announced that Scott has been called up


This Date in Habs History: April 3

April 3, 1930: Howie Morenz scored the game-winning goal as the Canadiens defeated the Boston Bruins 4-3, sweeping the best-of-three final final 2-0 for their third Stanley Cup championship and their first

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Habs vs. Panthers preview: Jagr is the man in Florida

Canadiens vs. Panthers

Saturday, BB&T Arena, 7 p.m., SN, TVA Sports, TSN Radio 690


The matchup: The Canadiens are out of the playoffs, but

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Canadiens a different team with Gallagher in lineup

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE Brendan Gallagher has missed 29 games this season due to injuries, but he still ranks third on the Canadiens in goals with 18. That says a lot

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This Date in Habs History: April 2

April 2, 1946: Jim Peters scored the winning goal at 16:55 of overtime as the Canadiens beat the visiting Boston Bruins 3-2 in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup