Alex Galchenyuk

Liveblog: First W of the season

A night of firsts:
First win for Marc Bergevin as Canadiens general manager.
First win for Michel Therrien 2.0.
First NHL point for Brendan Gallagher.
And … all together now:
“GAL-CHEN-YUK!”
Get used to yelling that non-Canadian name.
The kid, chosen third overall in a draft that seems a long time ago, scored the first of what will be many, many NHL goals.
It gave the Canadiens a 4-1 lead in the second period and sent the Bell Centre faithful into a frenzy.

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Michel Therrien

Canadiens drop opener 2-1

Way too little, way too late. Brian Gionta scored on a power play to make a game of it late in the third period. It brought the crowd to life

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Liveblog: Canadiens sign Colby Armstrong, Francis Bouillon, Brandon Prust

Colby Armstrong, bought out by the Leafs, has signed a one-year contract with the Canadiens for $1 million. Rugged Rangers forward Brandon Prust has signed a four-year

Gally

Liveblog: Canadiens draft Galchenyuk, Malcolm Subban to Boston

High risk, high reward. The kid is coming off a serious preseason knee injury, a torn anterior cruciate ligament. But there is a HUGE upside. AUDIO from Pittsburgh: Alex Galchenyuk

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Liveblog: Kings thump Devils 6-1, win Cup

Game 6 turned on a major penalty to New Jersey's Steve Bernier. The Kings scored three times during their five-minute power play, and that was the ballgame. The Devils began

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Liveblog: Devils 2 – Kings 1, final goes back to L.A.

We've got a series. L.A. finally loses a road game in the playoffs. And game 6 goes Monday night at the Staples Centre. The great Martin Brodeur made 25 saves –

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Liveblog: Devils edge Kings 3-1, series goes back to Jersey

After almost 48 scoreless minutes, Patrik Elias and Drew Doughty scored goals 62 seconds apart. The game seemed headed for the third OT of the series when Adam Henrique

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Liveblog: Kings win 4-0, dust off the brooms

The only question is whether New Jersey can avoid a sweep. The Devils had a chance, notably on an early 5-on-3 powerr play. But they didn't capitalize – NJ is

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Liveblog: Kings win 2-1 in OT, head home up two

Jeff Carter, quiet for most of the night, showed some hustle and beat Martin Brodeur to the stick side, 14 minutes into overtime. Los Angeleses of the final in

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Liveblog: Kings win 2-1 in OT, draw first blood

Eight minutes into overtime, Anze Kopitar scores a spectacular breakaway goal to give Los Angeles a hard-earned win. The Kings are a mind-boggling 9-0 on the road in the