This Date in Habs History: May 14

May 14, 1927: Canadiens owners Leo Dandurand, Leo Letourneau and Joseph Cattarinich donated the Vézina Memorial Trophy to the NHL in memory of former Habs goal Georges Vézina, who passed away a year earlier from tuberculosis. The trophy would be presented […]

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This Date in Habs History: May 13

May 13, 1933: During the annual meeting of the NHL Board of Governors it was decided that a salary cap of $65,000 per team would take effect for the 1933-34


Condon earns shutout win with Team USA

Canadiens goaltender Mike Condon made 19 saves to earn a shutout as Team USA beat France 4-0 Thursday at the IIHF World Hockey Championship in Russia. "I thought we


This Date in Habs History: May 12

May 12, 1977: Guy Lafleur scored two goals and added two assists in a 4-2 win over the Boston Bruins in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup final


This Date in Habs History: May 11

May 11, 1940: The Canadian Arena Company assumed full ownership of the Canadiens with Senator Donat Raymond as president and William Northey as vice-president.   May 11, 1968: The Canadiens beat


This Date in Habs History: May 10

May 10, 1938: The Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings played their final game of an exhibition tour in Earlscourt, England, with Toe Blake scoring a hat trick to lead Montreal to a 5-4

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Canadiens’ Carey Price becomes a daddy

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE Finally, some good news for the Canadiens. Goalie Carey Price and his wife, Angela, have become parents for the first time with the birth of daughter Liv Anniston


Habs’ Gallagher picks up assist as Canada beats Belarus 8-0

The Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher picked up an assist as Team Canada routed Belarus 8-0 Monday at the IIHF World Hockey Championship in Russia. Canada, the defending champions, improved to

Montreal Canadiens v Boston Bruins

This Date in Habs History: May 9

May 9, 1978: Ken Dryden recorded his 10th and final career playoff shutout in a 2-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 4 of the Stanley

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Canadiens sign Artturi Lehkonen; Guy Boucher named coach of Senators

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE On the day the Ottawa Senators announced that Guy Boucher is their new head coach, Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin announced a signing of his own. And no,