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 the St. Louis Blues 3-2 in Game 4 to sweep the […]

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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

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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,


Gallagher held off scoresheet as Canada routs Hungary

The Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher didn't make the scoresheet as Team Canada pounded Hungary 7-1 Sunday to improve its record to 2-0 at the IIHF World Hockey Championship. Gallagher scored


This Date in Habs History: May 8

May 8, 1938: Three night after losing to the Canadiens in an exhibition tour through England, the Detroit Red Wings got revenge with a 10-5 win over Montreal. May


Habs goalie Condon backstops Team USA to victory

Canadiens goalie Mike Condon made 20 saves to backstop Team USA to a 6-3 win over Belarus Saturday at the IIHF World Hockey Championship in Russia. The U.S. lost its opening

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This Date in Habs History: May 7

May 7, 1936: At an NHL meeting in Detroit, it was announced that the Canadiens had been granted first claim on all French-Canadian amateur players in the country for a period