Liveblog: Playoff Game 1 – Weise goal seals 5-4 OT thriller

ShareThe Canadiens playoff series against Ottawa last spring was nasty, brutish and short. We can expect a better run against Tampa Bay this time around – if only because some of the younger Habs have been playoff-bloodied (in Lars Eller’s […]

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Liveblog: Game 82 – Gionta’s penalty-shot goal in OT beats Rangers

The Rangers are at the Bell Centre to bring the curtain down on a regular season that began Oct. 1 – with a 4-3 loss to those other


Liveblog: Game 81 – Lowly Islanders hang goose egg on playoff-bound Habs

Will Canadiens-Islanders at the Bell Centre match Wednesday night's classic at the United Centre? Doubtful. But it's an important game for the Canadiens, who are edging closer to home-ice advantage


Liveblog: Game 80 – Canadiens lose an OT thriller to Hawks, Galchenyuk injured

Your Montreal Canadiens have not played at the United Center since Dec. 21, 2011. Peter Budaj was in goal for that one, too, and he was beaten for five


Liveblog: Game 79 – Canadiens blow 3-0 lead, win another wild one

Fearless Saturday night prediction: Your Montreal Canadiens won't score seven unanswered goals against Detroit, a team that is infrequently mistaken for the Ottawa Senators ... despite Daniel F. Alfredsson


Liveblog: Game 78 – Canadiens fall behind 3-0, win a wild one 7-4

Ottawa still has a slight chance of making the playoffs. The Canadiens know they'll be playing hockey in late April. At the Canadian Tire Centre Friday night, the home team


Liveblog: Game 77 – Playoff preview? Let’s hope not. Lightning win easily

It's likely the Canadiens and Tampa Bay will hook up in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. Still to be determined is home-ice advantage. The Tuesday tilt is


Liveblog: Game 76 – Canadiens top Panthers 4-1, W streak hits five

While Montreal grapples with a winter that's stretched into spring, its beloved hockey team is on the road in the Sunshine State. The Canadiens visit the Florida Panthers Saturday


Liveblog: Game 75 – Canadiens win a wild one for fourth straight

Detroit has made the playoffs every season since 1989-'90. That's a long streak – but it's in jeopardy. The Red Wings are one of four Eastern Conference teams with 80


Liveblog: Game 74 – Canadiens win ugly

Less than 24 hours after an emotional win in Boston, the Canadiens return to the Bell Cntre to face the worst team in the NHL. How bad are the