Canadiens make history with 3-0 win

Never, in 106 years, had hockey’s greatest franchise begun a season with five straight wins. Until now. Tomas Fleischmann, in the second period, and linemate Dale Weise in the third beat a magnificent Henrik Lundqvist in the Rangers’ net. Tomas […]

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Liveblog: Canadiens run W streak to four with 3-2 conquest of Penguins

Tomas Fleischmann's first goal as a Montreal Canadien was the third-period winner and made Canadiens history: The team had never opened a season with four wins on the


Canadiens win battle of the undefeated

The Canadiens and Senators had won their first two games. Sunday night in Kanata, the Canadiens won their third, 3-1 over Ottawa. Tomas Plekanec scored twice and Torrey Mitchell added


Canadiens beat Boston for the sixth straight time

Tomas Plekanec's empty-netter – his 500th NHL point – and a power-play goal by Patrice Bergeron made for a lively ending to a one-sided 4-2 game. Two second-period


Price shines in opening night 3-1 win

Carey Price faced 37 shots at the ACC Wednesday night. The Canadiens' All-World goaltender stopped 36 of them. The Canadiens scored on their first shot of the game when Max


Canadiens end preseason with loss in Ottawa

Tom Gilbert scored in the experimental 3-on-3 to salvage a smidgen of respectability for the Canadiens in their final tune-up game. Woo-hoo! The Cup is ours. Through regulation time

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Preseason: Ottawa outshot but wins 5-2 in regulation and 1-0 in OT

The Canadiens led 2-0 before the game was 10 minutes old. And they posted a decisive 43-21 shot advantage through 60 minutes. But Craig Anderson was sharper than Carey Price,


Preseason: Canadiens top pretend Penguins 4-1 at QC’s slick new arena

In the first NHL action at Quebec City's beautiful Videotron Centre, the Canadiens scored a 4-1 win over a depleted Pittsburgh lineup. No Sidney Crosby. No Evgeni Malkin. No


Liveblog: Canadiens draft defenceman Noah Juulsen

With the 26th pick of the draft's  first round Friday night, the Canadiens drafted defenceman Noah Juulsen of the Western Hockey League's Everett Silvertips. Juulsen, who turned 18


Liveblog: Season ends not with a bang …

... but a whimper. Tampa Bay got a first-period goal from Nikita Kucherov and never looked back, dominating the Canadiens in every aspect of the game en route to