Canadiens play musical chairs in locker room, take down ‘No Excuses’ sign

STU COWAN The Canadiens opened up their Brossard locker room on Monday afternoon to introduce summer free-agent signing Alexander Radulov to the Montreal media.  “Bonjour à tout le monde,” Radulov said to the media mob in his thick Russian accent after […]

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A Q&A with the Canadiens’ Torrey Mitchell

STU COWAN The Canadiens' Torrey Mitchell looked very fit and ready to start a new season when he showed up for an interview on Thursday afternoon at

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What the Puck: Should P.K. Subban be captain of the Predators?

BRENDAN KELLY If you’re running the Nashville Predators, do you name P.K. Subban captain? If you’re following this story closely, and I know you are, you realize the Preds are

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Max Pacioretty raises $145,000 for charity with Captain’s Golf Tournament

STU COWAN Max Pacioretty held his first Captain’s Golf Tournament Tuesday at the Islesmere Golf Club and raised $145,000 for the Montreal Canadiens Children's Foundation and the

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A Q&A with former Canadien Dale Weise

STU COWAN Dale Weise grew up in Winnipeg as a huge Canadiens fan and even had a Habs scoreboard light in his bedroom. A dream came true for

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Canadiens’ Shea Weber No. 9 on Top 20 list of NHL defencemen — one spot behind P.K. Subban

STU COWAN Canadiens defenceman Shea Weber is well aware that there will be statistical comparisons made between him and P.K. Subban for a long time

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Canadiens’ Nathan Beaulieu will get some help now in defending teammates

STU COWAN Nathan Beaulieu is a tough kid — it's one of the things I really like about him as a player. The Canadiens defenceman showed just how tough last

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A Q&A with new Canadiens forward Andrew Shaw

STU COWAN After finishing a media scrum before last Tuesday's Michel Therrien Golf Invitational at Le Mirage in Terrebonne, new Canadiens forward Andrew Shaw said: "Mr. Handsome's

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What the Puck: Patrick Roy would make for a juicy soap opera with Canadiens

BRENDAN KELLY It’s Instant Karma, man. Like John Lennon sang all those years ago, on his best-ever single: “Instant Karma’s gonna get you/Gonna knock you right on the head.” The two

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Patrick Roy resigns as coach of Colorado Avalanche

On a sweltering hot Thursday afternoon in Montreal, Patrick Roy turned up the heat on Canadiens coach Michel Therrien even more. Roy, the former Canadiens goaltender, announced he has