Liveblog: Game 59 – Canadiens enter Olympic break on a winning streak

ShareThe Canadiens pay a supper-hour visit to Carolina, and then they’re idle until Feb. 26. In a New Year’s Eve game at PNC Arena, the Canadiens blew a 3-0 lead, watched the Hurricanes score four unanswered and then got a […]

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Liveblog: Game 58 – Hat-cioretty bags three as Canadiens win battle of Olympic goalies

This is not just another regular-season NHL game. It's High Noon at 7:40 p.m.: Canadien vs. Canuck for the Team Canada goaltending  job. Not that Mike Babcock is going to


Liveblog: Game 57 – Canadiens douse Flames 2-0

The last time Calgary visited the Bell Centre, on Oct. 13, 2011, Andrei Kostitsyn opened the scoring less than two minutes into the game. The unlamented AK46 was the


Liveblog: Game 56 – Lost weekend for Canadiens

Your Montreal Canadiens will try to redeem Super Bowl weekend when they play Winnipeg in a Sunday matinee at the Bell Centre. With the Jets in the Western Conference,


Liveblog: Game 55 – Canadiens drop matinee 2-1 to TB in OT

It's a Super Bowl weekend tradition: Your Montreal Canadiens play a pair of afternoon games at the Bell Centre. A year ago, in the seventh and eighth games of a


Liveblog: Game 54 – Rask routed as backup Budaj beats Boston

Yes, it's a big deal when the Canadiens play Toronto ... not least because the Leaf-blowers at Hockey Night in Canada get all hot and bothered about it. And


Liveblog: Game 53 – Canadiens end losing streak as Price hangs goose egg on Carolina

Two teams on four-game streaks meet at the Bell Centre Tuesday night. Carolina has won four in a row and moved into playoff contention. After falling behind 2-0 to visiting


Liveblog: Game 52 – Canadiens plumb new depths of suckitude in 5-0 loss, fall behind Leafs in standings

Clash of the Tight 'Uns. The Washington Capitals have lost seven in a row and sit seventh in the Eastern Conference's Metropolitan Division. Clinging to third in the Atlantic Division,


Liveblog: Game 51 – Canadiens drop third in a row, 4-1 to Detroit

Let's hope the Canadiens, who haven't visited Detroit since Dec. 10, 2010, remember where the bathrooms are in the Joe Louis Arena. Travis Moen opened the scoring that night,


Liveblog: Game 50 – Penguins chase Price, rout Canadiens 5-1

Sounds like a disaster movie, set in Antarctica. This one, however, will unfold at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, where the Penguin's are still smarting from a 5-1