Nathan Beaulieu in his 2011 NHL entry-draft portrait. He was chosen seventh overall by the Habs.

Extended another two years, Beaulieu ready to embrace bigger role

Nathan Beaulieu in his 2011 NHL entry-draft portrait. He was chosen 17th overall by the Habs. Nick Laham/Getty Images • AUDIO: Nathan Beaulieu conference call Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin was busy on a sunny summer afternoon Saturday in Montreal. The […]

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Subban surprises Montreal kids by stopping to play ball hockey

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE Aaron Fraser thought his two boys were playing a practical joke on him Sunday afternoon. It was around 4:30 p.m. when 14-year-old Gabriel came running into the family's

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Canadiens sign defenceman Jeff Petry to six-year contract worth $33 million

• AUDIO: Jeff Petry teleconference Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced on Tuesday evening that the club has agreed to terms with defenceman Jeff Petry on a six-year

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Canadiens sign Gabriel Dumont, Morgan Ellis to one-year contracts

Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced on Monday that the club has agreed to terms on one-year, two-way contracts with forward

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Busy summer ahead for Habs’ P.K. Subban

DAVE STUBBS MONTREAL GAZETTE It wasn’t a big surprise when the number I called for P.K. Subban on Friday night was out of service. I always imagine that his cell numbers

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Guy Lafleur says Brendan Gallagher should be next Habs captain

PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE If Guy Lafleur were choosing the next captain of the Canadiens, the C would go to Brendan Gallagher. “I like the way he plays,” Lafleur said Wednesday

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Owner Molson sees plenty of positives with Canadiens

BRENDAN KELLY MONTREAL GAZETTE Canadiens owner Geoff Molson was of course disappointed when his team was bounced from the Stanley Cup playoffs in the second round by the Tampa Bay

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Habs prospects McCarron, Fucale on display at Memorial Cup

Canadiens fans can check out a couple of the team's top prospects at the junior Memorial Cup tournament, which runs from May 22 until May 31 in Quebec

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Canadiens’ De La Rose has wrist surgery; Maple Leafs name Babcock head coach

The Canadiens announced that centre Jacob De La Rose had wrist surgery at Montreal General Hospital on Wednesday and that his recovery period is expected to

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‘My philosophy will not change,’ Canadiens GM Bergevin says about team’s defence-first identity

Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin met with the media for more than 50 minutes Friday morning in Brossard during his final postseason news conference. Bergevin announced that veterans Manny Malhotra,