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Guy Lapointe set to complete The Big Three as No. 5 heads to rafters of Bell Centre

ShareDAVE STUBBS MONTREAL GAZETTE It was early on the morning of June 11 that a former teammate would be pulling into Guy Lapointe’s Saint-Lazare driveway, and of course Pointu saw this as the stage for a gag. Canadiens Alumni president […]

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Canadiens vs. Wild preview

After a day off on Thursday, the Canadiens practised Friday morning in Brossard as they prepare to face the Minnesota Wild Saturday night at the Bell Centre (7

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Canadiens’ Beaulieu says he’s ready for anything; Tinordi sent down to Hamilton

PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE Nathan Beaulieu has learned the importance of being ready for any eventuality. Beaulieu was scheduled to be a healthy scratch Wednesday night when the Canadiens played the


Episode 5: Michael Farber joins the panel with focus on P.K. Subban

Former Montreal Gazette sports columnist Michael Farber — who now works for Sports Illustrated, NBC and TSN — is the special guest on this week's panel

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Rene Bourque will be healthy scratch for Canadiens vs. Sabres

Rene Bourque, who has played 13 games without scoring a goal, will be a healthy scratch for the first time this season when the Canadiens play the Sabres

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Game Within the Game: Subban might be trying to do too much

CHRISTOPHER CURTIS MONTREAL GAZETTE P.K. Subban shuffles his feet at the centre of the dark arena, standing with his helmet tucked in his right armpit. Only a digital projection of the

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Habs’ Bournival will make season debut vs. Blackhawks; Sekac a healthy scratch again

Michael Bournival will play his first game of the season for the Canadiens Tuesday night at the Bell Centre against the Chicago Blackhawks (7:30 p.m., SNE, RDS, TSN

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High-intensity practice for Habs after loss to Flames; Blackhawks in town Tuesday night

Coming off a 6-2 loss to the Calgary Flames Sunday night at the Bell Centre, the Canadiens held a high-intensity practice Monday morning in Brossard that lasted just

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Game Within the Game: Therrien’s jerry-built lines don’t work vs. Flames

CHRISTOPHER CURTIS MONTREAL GAZETTE Sometimes a right-handed boxer will come out of his corner pretending to be a southpaw. He’ll cock his left fist back and lead with his right, even

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Bournival, Sekac to sit out again for Habs vs. Flames

Canadiens coach Michel Therrien announced after an optional morning skate in Brossard that he won't be making any changes to his forward lineup for Sunday night's game against