About Saturday afternoon … Canadiens fall 3-2 to Washington

Contenders or pretenders? The playoffs don’t begin for another two months, but the Canadiens’ performances against quality opposition are becoming cause for concern. Saturday afternoon’s 3-2 loss to Washington at the Bell Centre brought the Canadiens’ record against Top 10 teams to 4-11-1. […]

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Liveblog: Caps edge Canadiens 3-2

Nicklas Backstrom's power-play goal, five minutes into the third period, proved to be the winner. Max Pacioretty's 25th, almost eight minutes into the third, made it 3-2 and set


Liveblog: Philadelphia comes back to beat Canadiens 3-1

Matt Read's knuckle puck eluded Carey Price 3:33 into the third period to make it 2-1. Sean Couturier added an empty-netter.  Andrew Shaw was serving yet another brain-dead penalty when Claude Giroux's


Liveblog: Canadiens beat Buffalo 5-2

Max Pacioretty's hat trick keyed the Canadiens' attack as they stormed off to a 5-0 lead over Buffalo. David Desharnais and Paul Byron also scored for the Canadiens. Buffalo got goals


Liveblog: Islanders dominate for 60 minutes, win 3-1

Andrew Ladd's second goal of the game, 7:20 into the third period, was the Islanders 40th shot. The Canadiens, at that point, had 14. But it was still a game


Liveblog: Canadiens douse Flames 5-1

Daniel Carr's third period goal – his first in forever – added to the carnage. Alexander Radulov's power-play goal was icing on the cake. But Radu was in the penalty box


Liveblog: Buffalo comes back to beat Canadiens 3-2 in Overtime

Robin Lehner made a miraculous save in OT, and Zach Bogosian beat Carey Price with a smoker off the goalpost to complete Buffalo's comeback. it was the Sabres first


Liveblog: Canadiens beat New Jersey 3-1

Power-play goals by Shea Weber and Max Pacioretty broke open a 1-1 tie early in the third period. Four minutes into the game, Steven Santini's point shot eluded Al Montoya


Liveblog: Pittsburgh stomps Canadiens 4-1

Olli Maatta beat Carey Price from the blueline 15:36 into the third period to seal the deal. Sven Andrighetto, of all people, got the Canadiens on the board 18


Liveblog: Detroit 1 – Canadiens 0 after two

Monday afternoon hockey falls somewhat short of spellbinding entertainment. Thomas Vanek scored the game's only goal 18 minutes into the second period, tipping a point shot past Carey Price. Jared Coreau made